West Midlands Police have confirmed that they were called to reports of an armed robbery at a Northfield store last night (Thursday 31st March).
The incident happened between 9.20 and 9.30pm at One Stop in Bristol Road South, Northfield.
Staff were threatened when a man, with what appeared to be a hand gun, demanded money from the till. He fled the scene with a quantity of cash.
No-one was injured.
Response police, supported by armed officers, dogs and helicopter, responded to the call. No arrests were made
Anyone with any information is asked to call police on 101. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit the Crimestoppers website.