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Rhode Island Gas Station Clerk Shot

The store clerk called the police to report an attempted robbery after he suffered several gunshot wounds

A man was shot outside of a gas station on Monday night in Cranston, Rhode Island.

Police reported the shooting occurred around 7:30 P.M. at BestWay Service Station and Food Mart located at 1353 Park Avenue.

The store clerk called the police to report an attempted robbery after he suffered several gunshot wounds.

The victim was conscious when he was transported to Rhode Island Hospital.  He is being treated for his injuries.

The suspect was captured on surveillance video committing the crime.  He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, skeleton mask, and gloves.

The Cranston Police are asking anyone with information on the incident to contact the department at 401-942-2211.

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