Harlingen police arrested a man for robbery of a convenience store.

The incident happened near the 1500 Block in 77 Sunshine Strip at around 5 o’clock in the morning.

According to police, an employee said a male entered the store with a knife and demanded money and cigarettes estimated at 60 bucks.

The suspect then fled in a Chevy Impala.

Police were able to identify the suspect as 25-year-old as Scott Joseph Cuellar of Harlingen and arrested him after obtaining a warrant.

He received an aggravated robbery charge and a bond of $500,000.