Bossier City police are trying to identify the suspect in an overnight armed robbery.

It happened just before 1 a.m. at the Sonic in the 2800 block of Barksdale Boulevard. Police say an employee was confronted in the parking lot and forced back inside the business, where an undisclosed amount of cash was taken.

Police have released photos of the suspect in the hope that someone will recognize him and call Bossier Crime Stoppers. The number is 318-424-4100.