Store clerk shot in the leg during robbery

By By Danza Johnson/Daily Journal

Lee County Sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man suspected in a shooting and robbery at a convenience store Monday night.

Sheriff Jim Johnson said the man entered the store on County Road 940 on the Lee-Pontotoc county line about 10 p.m., shot the clerk in the leg and took an undetermined amount of money.

The clerk was taken to the North Mississippi Medical Center and his condition is unknown at this time.

More information on the incident is expected to be released later today.

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