Clerk shot, suspect on the loose during liquor store robbery

A liquor store clerk had been shot in the arm Monday night during an armed robbery on University Boulevard.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A liquor store clerk was shot in the arm Monday night during an armed robbery on University Boulevard.

The robbery happened at On the Rocks Liquor Store at 5741 University Boulevard West around 10:26 p.m.

Police said the suspect entered the store and shot the clerk in the right bicep before fleeing east on University Boulevard W. He was seen with a small handgun.

The clerk was transported to Memorial Hospital with a single gunshot wound to the upper arm. He is listed in stable condition, police said.

Police said the suspect is still on the loose. He is described as 5-foot-8, 120 lbs., wearing a black hat, black shirt and red shorts. They consider him armed and dangerous.

If you see the suspect, call JSO at 904-630-0500.

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