A man with a gun held up the Check N Go store at 2755 of Hopyard Road yesterday afternoon and took an undisclosed amount of cash, according to the Pleasanton Police Department.
An employee at the store, which makes payday loans or cash advances, called police at approximately 3:45 p.m. He said the man displayed a handgun before taking the money and fleeing on a chrome-colored bicycle.
Numerous police officers with a canine searched the area but without results.
The suspect was described as Hispanic, 5 foot 5 inches to 5 foot 7 inches tall, 20-25 years old with a thin build. He was wearing a tan baseball-style hat, green shirt, tan cargo shorts and green shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to call the police at 931-5100.