CMPD searching for armed robbery suspect

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are searching for a man who attempted to rob a business this evening. 

Around 5:15 p.m., officers responded to the Dairy Queen at 3020 Prosperity Church Rd. in reference to an armed robbery.   

According to reports, the suspect entered the business and attempted to rob it at gunpoint. However, nothing was taken and the suspect fled the scene on foot.

There were no injuries reported. No other information has been released at this time. 

This is a developing story, check back with us for more updates.