Convenience Store Employee Slain During Holdup

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (AP) -- An employee at a suburban Detroit convenience store has been shot to death during an apparent robbery.

Farmington Hills police say in a release that the shooting was reported Saturday afternoon at Tom's Party Store, northwest of Detroit.

The department says officers were flagged down by a witness who told them a robbery had just occurred at the store and that he walked in to find a clerk shot.

Officers, including tracking dogs and a police helicopter, were searching the area late Saturday afternoon for a suspect. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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