BURLINGTON, N.C. -- A convenience store in Burlington was held up at gunpoint early Tuesday morning.

Police responded to Dave's Mini Mart on Chapel Hill Road around 6 a.m. because of a silent hold-up alarm.

The clerk told officers that a man with a covered face and a ball cap walked into the store, pointed a gun, and demanded cash.

The clerk was not injured.

If you have information about this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 336-229-7100.