Police were called to the store at about 10:30 p.m., but by the time they got there the suspect was long gone.
“(The clerk) was a little shook up,” Huron police Chief Bob Lippert said. “He handled it well.”
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The clerk told police he was in the back room when a masked suspect barged in and walked behind the counter. When the clerk emerged from the back, the suspect put a knife to him and ordered him to open the cash drawer.