A clerk at the 7-Eleven store on Westfield Avenue in Pennsauken, N.J., was shot four times during a robbery Friday morning.Credit: Getty Images
A clerk at a 7-Eleven store in South Jersey was shot four times during a robbery early Friday.
The victim was shot when he reached for the alarm inside the store on Westfield Avenue in Pennsauken about 1 a.m., NBC10 reports.
The victim, who reportedly just started working at the store, underwent emergency surgery at Cooper University Hospital. He was last listed in critical condition.
Pennsauken police say one of three suspects opened fire on the victim as he and his accomplices stole cash and cigarettes from the convenience store.
The store reopened about 6 a.m.