Texarkana, Arkansas Police are investigating the armed robbery of a local convenience store.Authorities were called around 12 a.m. Tuesday morning to the EZ Mart in the 3900 block of Jefferson Avenue in reference ot the hold up.  The employee told police that three suspects entered the business one armed with a gun.

One of the suspects jumped the counter and attempted to gain access to the cash register but was unsuccessful. The two other suspects gathered items from throughout the store, and all three fled southbound from the store on foot.

If you have any information about this crime you can call Arkansas side police or Texarkana Area Crime Stoppers. The Crime Stoppers number is (903) 793-stop.