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Police: Tampa store clerk wounds suspect in possible attempted armed robbery

By Carl Lisciandrello, Times Staff Writer

TAMPA A store clerk shot a man during an apparent attempted armed robbery early Friday morning.

Police say the shooting occurred at the Sunoco gas station on 3401 E Hillsborough Ave.

According to police, the suspect may have attempted to rob the gas station at gunpoint when the clerk, armed with his own gun, shot the man in the leg.

This is a developing story. Stay with tampabay.com for updates.