BP Clerk shot during robbery

January 16, 2009 by  
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LAKE PARK, FL — Detectives are searching for two suspects after they entered a BP gas station on Northlake Blvd and shot a store clerk.

According to detectives, the suspects pointed handguns at the clerk and demanded cash from the register.

Detectives say the clerk gave the suspects cash.

Detectives say one of the suspects began pulling the clerk toward the door when a struggle ensued. The clerk was then shot in the leg.

Both suspects then fled in a silver older model Buick with a hubcap missing from the left rear wheel.

The suspects are described as:

Suspect #1, B/M, approximately 5’8”, thin, wearing a black hooded jacket, armed with a black handgun.

Suspect #2, B/M, approximately 5’3”, thin, wearing a burgundy hooded jacket, armed with a silver handgun.

If anyone has information regarding this Armed Robbery/Shooting they are urged to contact Detective John Connor at 688-4711, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS or email to tips@cspbc.net.

Source: wptv.com