A lone robber hit the Walkers Road Texaco before dawn on Friday.
The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service received the robbery report around 3.40am. Witnesses said the suspect smashed the glass door of the business and entered with a machete.
Police said the suspect vaulted the convenience store counter and took some cash from the store register. He ran away from the store and was not located.
The robber was described as 5’ 6” tall with a dark complexion. He wore a black mask and had a black cloth tied around his head. The suspect worse a long-sleeved, dark sweater with a white inside t-shirt and long black pants.
No one was hurt. The store is a 24-hour operation and police said staff were present at the time of the hold up.