TAMPA, Fla. (FOX 13) - Police are searching for a suspect in a shooting at a convenience store in Ybor early Saturday morning.
Tampa police said the man tried to steal cigarettes from the 7-Eleven store located at 1535 E 7 Ave. around 5:30 a.m.
The suspect shot a clerk who chased after him and fled the scene on a black bicycle with white writing on it and a mounted light on the handlebars.
Police said the clerk was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect is described as a 40 to 50-year-old black male, who is between 5 feet 10 inches and 6 feet tall with long dreads. He was last seen wearing a red, black, yellow and green Rastafarian style beanie hat, dark colored jacket, black pants and white and black shoes.
Anyone with information is urged to contact CrimeStoppers of Tampa Bay at 800-873-TIPS.