Published: Jun 10, 2014 5:33 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A suspect is in custody after an attempted armed robbery at 2907 Cleveland Ave. this afternoon.

According to Fort Myers Police, a man entered the gas station at that location, showed the cashier a knife and demanded money. The cashier gave him money from the register, but when the man turned to leave, the owner of the gas station tackled the perpetrator until police arrived.

Injuries are unknown.