HPD Robbery Division investigators are asking for the public’s help in identifying the woman.
It happened in a store Martin Luthor King Boulevard near Van Fleet Street in the South Park neighborhood.
The police released burglary surveillance video.
Houston police say a woman entered the store with a handgun around 5 p.m. on Oct. 29. She then pointed the gun at the customers and the employee while walking towards the counter.
The woman then demanded a carton of cigarettes. Police said once she had the cigarettes, she got out and drove away in a red Kia Soul.
The woman is described as black wearing a pink hoodie, black shorts and fuzzy pink shoes.
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