PORTSMOUTH -- Police were looking for the man Thursday morning who beat a store clerk and stole cash from a Valley Food store.
Investigators say the suspect started arguing with a clerk about change at the store on Portsmouth Boulevard a little before 1 a.m. Wednesday night.
He then smashed the register and took the cash.
When an employee tried to stop him, police say the robber hit them in the face and took off.
Police ask anyone with information on this supect to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.