The search is on for a man who tried to rob a grocery store in Lebanon, Virginia.

Town police chief Mark Mitchell tells us it happened around 1:30 Thursday afternoon.

He says the man pictured above came into the Food City store and tried to rob it.

They say he ran out of the store and left in what appeared to be an older-model Pontiac Grand Prix.

If you have any information about this case, call Lebanon, Virginia Police at (276) 889-7227.