Published: Jun 11, 2013 3:08 PM EDT
Updated: Jun 12, 2013 5:36 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Customers recalled a mid-day armed robbery at a local nail Tuesday.

"You know you're getting robbed. I didn't look back. Other people there told me that he had a gun pointed at our heads," said Donna Shirley, a customer at the salon.

According to deputies at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, witnesses say a masked man walked into Star Nails and Brows with a gun demanding cash.

Investigators say he held the gun to the employee behind the register, knocked the register off the counter and took the money.

Witnesses say the suspect then fled the scene.

Authorities say the crook was wearing a black t-shirt, dark denim cargo pants and a white mask over his face.

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Lee County Sheriff's deputies are investigating an armed robbery that happened at Star Nails and Brows, located at 11601 S. Cleveland, at 2:15 p.m.

Deputies say no one was injured when the tall, thin, masked man charged in, demanding cash. He was given an undislosed amount, and fled on foot.

If you have any information regarding the suspect, you are asked to call SWFL Crimes Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.