Lee County Sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man suspected in the shooting and robbery of a convenience store Monday night.
Sheriff Jim Johnson said the male subject entered the store on County Road 940 on the Lee-Pontotoc County line at about 10 p.m., shot the clerk in the leg and took an undetermined amount of money.
No further description of the suspect was provided at this time.
The clerk was taken to the North Mississippi Medical Center and his condition is unknown at this time.
A press release on the details of the incident is scheduled for later today.
More details as they are available.
Danza Johnson/NEMS Daily Journal