An Aurora store clerk was shot during an armed robbery, and police on Tuesday released video in hope that someone recognizes the gunman, who wore a mask.
Can You Help Us ID?
On 11/2 at 9:45a, an armed male entered the PJ Mart located at 980 S. Peoria St. and shot the store clerk before fleeing the scene on foot.
The armed Suspect is white or hispanic 5’7-5’9 & 130-145 lbs. wearing a https://t.co/zZ3z7LN4xN (cont’d 1 of 2)
— Aurora Police Dept 🇺🇸 (@AuroraPD) November 11, 2020
The shooting happened at about 9:45 a.m. Nov. 2 at the PJ Mart, 980 S. Peoria St., police said.
The shooter is described as a white or Hispanic man, about 5 feet, 8 inches and 140 pounds. He was wearing a gray hoodie, dark pants and a gray beanie at the time of the incident.
In the video, the clerk is seen coming around the counter and briefly holding the armed robber at gunpoint. The shooter fled on foot. The clerk survived the shooting, police said.
Anyone with information on the shooting, or on a possible suspect, is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 (STOP).