Bakery clerk released from hospital after being shot in robbery

A store clerk has been released from MetroHealth Medical Center after she was shot in the head during a robbery.

The shooting happened Wednesday night just before 6:30PM at the Caribe Bake Shop on Fulton Road.

28-year-old Nancy Munoz Ruz is from Honduras and speaks no English.

She told an interpreter the armed suspect came in demanded cash in Spanish. Ruz ran to the rear of the baker, and that is when she was shot.

The suspect then grabbed the cash from the register and fled.

The Cleveland Division of Police is asking that anyone with information about this incident to contact the Second District Detective Bureau at 216.623.5218. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 216.252.7463 or Text messaging to Text TIP657 plus your message to Crimes (274637).

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