NEW BEDFORD — Police are investigating a reported armed robbery at Family Dollar on Thursday.

Police said they responded to 160 W. Rodney French Blvd. at 10:02 p.m to a report of a suspect displaying a knife and taking an undetermined amount of cash. The suspect fled from the scene without any injuries being reported.

Authorities describe the suspect as a 6-foot tall man wearing black clothing, purple gloves, a camouflage hat and carrying a black bag.

Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to call the Police Department at 508-991-6350, anonymous tip line at 508-992-7463 or email tip@newbedfordpd.com.

- Michael Bonner