McCOOLE - Police continue to look for a male subject who held up the Best Price Market in McCoole at knifepoint early Friday morning.



McCOOLE - Police continue to look for  a male subject who held up the Best Price Market in McCoole at knifepoint early Friday morning.
According to the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were dispatched to the Best Price Market located at 21413 Chesapeake Ave., McCoole, at 1:06 a.m. Friday  in reference to an armed robbery.
While enroute to the scene, they were advised by the Allegany County 911 Center that a white male wearing dark clothing and bandanas covering his face entered the store, displayed a knife, and removed an unknown amount of cash from the cash register.
Allegany County 911 further advised that the suspect fled the store on foot toward an adjacent liquor store and possibly got into a vehicle and fled north on McMullen Highway (U.S. Route 220).
Upon arrival at the scene, the deputies secured the crime scene and confirmed that no one in the store was injured during the incident.
With the assistance of the Maryland State Police, they then searched the area for the suspect but could not locate him.
 Deputies then requested the assistance of the C3I Unit. Upon the arrival of detectives with C3I, witness interviews were conducted and the scene was processed.
The incident remains under investigation by C3I and the Allegany County Sheriff's Office.