GOLETA, Calif. -

The search is on for an armed suspect who robbed a grocery store in Goleta.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department says the man entered the Vons on the 100 block of Turnpike just after 8 o'clock on Friday night.

Officials say the robber had a gun in his waist band.  He ran away with cash. No one was hurt.

The suspect is described as a heavyset male in his late twenties.

He wore a black baseball cap with a white logo, a long sleeved dress shirt with checkered print and dark pants with white shoes.

If you have any information, call the Sheriff's Department.

163 S. Turnpike Rd.