Store Clerk Hospitalized After Shooting; Gunman Sought
Wake Forest police are asking for the public’s help in capturing a man wanted in connection with a convenience store robbery and shooting of clerk Samir Patel.Posted — Updated
At about 8:30 p.m. Friday, a man entered the Quality Food Mart, 2206 S. Main St., and shot store clerk Samir Patel in the abdomen. The man then fled the store with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Patel, 32, was working alone and managed to call 911 after the shooting. He was listed in serious condition Saturday night at WakeMed.
Anyone near the Quality Food Mart around the time of the shooting is asked to call the Wake Forest Police Department at (919) 556-9111.
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