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UPDATED: 7-Eleven clerk shot during robbery

Posted at 7:27 AM, Jun 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-05 12:16:12-04

A 7-Eleven clerk was shot during a robbery overnight near Sahara Avenue and Lamb Boulevard.

Police say that the shooting happened around 2 a.m. when two suspects entered the convenience store. One of the suspects fired during the robbery, hitting the clerk. The clerk was transported to Sunrise Hospital in critical condition. 

Both suspects came from the east and after the shooting, both were last seen northbound on Lamb, on foot.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Robbery Section at (702) 828-3855 or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com. Tips directly leading to an arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.