Authorities said they are searching for a suspect who robbed a convenience store in Caseyville Thursday night.
Police said a woman walked into the Caseyville Mini Mart on Maple Street around 9:00 p.m. and showed she had a gun. In surveillance photos, it appears the woman lunged over the counter during the robbery.
Authorities said the suspect tried to fire the gun during the robbery, but it malfunctioned. Police believe the suspect fled on foot before being picked up by a car. She is considered armed and dangerous.