Grocery store Robbery in North Seattle

On January 18th at approximately 9:16 a.m. an adult male suspect entered a grocery store in the 10200 block of Aurora Avenue North.  He selected a pack of cigarettes, threw them down on the counter and demanded that the clerk hand over the money in the cash register.  The suspect reached behind his back implying he had a weapon but none was seen.  After taking the cash from the register the suspect fled westbound on North 103rd Street.  Responding officers conducted an area search but were unable to locate the suspect, who remains at large.