Attempted Robbery of Business Reported in Jersey City

Police in Jersey City are on the search for a suspect wanted for an attempted robbery at a grocery store in the city on Monday afternoon.

According to preliminary reports, police were called to a robbery in progress that occurred at 341 Martin Luther King Drive at approximately 2:10 p.m. a masked male suspect entered the store armed with a gun and attempted to pull off a robbery of the establishment.

The suspect -who was last observed wearing dark clothing and a black mask- ran from the store when he was not able to get any proceeds according to reports.

There were no injuries reported.

The incident remains under investigation.