A robber shot a clerk in the stomach at a grocery on Lee Highway on Sunday night.
At approximately 9:34 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to 6675 Lee Highway at the Save a Ton for a robbery. Officers were advised that a man walked inside, displayed a handgun and demanded cash.
During the robbery, the suspect fired a shot at the clerk striking him in the stomach. The clerk was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect fled on foot with an unknown amount of cash. Officers and investigators canvassed the area but were unable to locate him.
A picture of the suspect was taken from the surveillance video of the store. Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this crime to call 423-698-2525.
The investigation is ongoing and more information will be released when available.