Police are investigating an overnight armed robbery in the Rabbittown area of St. John's. 

A man, with his face concealed, held up the Needs Convenience on Merrymeeting Road at 10:15 p.m. on Wednesday. 

RNC said the man demanded cash and cigarettes. 

Police described the man as having a skinny build and being approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall. 

No one was injured during the incident.