LONG ISLAND CITY, Queens – A man was shot after his store was robbed. The store, a Bengali owned “Bonoful Grocery” is located at 35-56 29 St within the confines of the 114 Precinct. The robbery and shooting took place around 8:30 pm on Saturday. According to a witness, $1000 was stolen from three males wearing masks. After robbing the store, they fled the location. The store clerk chased them down the street where one of the suspects shot the clerk and fled in a burgundy van. The victim was reportedly shot multiple times in the arm and leg. Police rushed the ambulance to the scene. He was transported in serious condition to an area hospital. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.
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