An attempted robbery took place at the AC Convenience Store in Atlantic CIty. Police responded Monday afternoon for the report of an armed robbery to the 4000 block of Ventnor Ave. A Hispanic male suspect entered the store wearing a mask, removed what the clerk believed to be a handgun from a bag, and demanded the money from the cash register. The clerk grabbed the gun from the suspect and realized it was a BB gun. The suspect removed his mask and tried to pretend that he was playing a joke on the clerk. The suspect then fled the store. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Atlantic City Police Department.