Police are searching for a man in Letcher County who allegedly attempted to rob a store owner Wednesday morning.
Officials say the attempted robbery happened in the Happy Hollow Road area.
Police say a man with a handgun approached the store owner while he was walking to his car to go to work.
The gunman tried to take a computer bag out of the owners hands, but ran off empty handed.
Police say they are searching for a man around 5'7" who weighs about 140 pounds. His getaway car is said to be a tan Toyota Corolla with a "Friends of Coal" license plate.
If you have any information you are asked to call state police post in Hazard at 606-435-6069.