The 22-year-old man who was shot while working at the Family Dollar store on Ridge Road in Cleveland on Sunday evening is in critical, but stable condition at Metro.
According to his father, he is going in for a second surgery on Thursday.
Officers say the victim was the cashier when the suspect threw down a clear plastic bag on the counter and demanded money. The victim was then shot in the abdomen.
Another employee came running from the back of the store, saw the victim lying on the ground and applied pressure to his stomach until EMS arrived.
The shooter remains on the loose.
The suspect is described as a man in his 20s, 6', 160 pounds, wearing a black jacket with gray
hooded sweatshirt and dark pants.
Family Dollar would like to pledge up to an additional $5,000 on top of $2,000 CrimeStoppers reward on information leading to the arrest of the suspect.
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