AKRON, Ohio (WJW) — Police are investigating after a store clerk was shot during a robbery in Akron on Saturday.
Officers responded to the robbery, just before 9 p.m., at the AK Firestone Mini Mart in the 1400 block of Aster Avenue, according to a release from the Akron Police Department.
Police say when they arrived, they found a 26-year-old man with an apparent gunshot wound.
He was taken to Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries, officers say.
Police say they later found shell casings and other evidence during a search of the area.
No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2Tip.
*Editor’s note: Akron police originally said the victim was 36 years old, but corrected the person’s age to 26.