INDEPENDENCE TWP. (WWJ) — Police in Oakland County are investigating after a man was shot during an armed robbery at a jewelry store.
The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office says a clerk was shot Saturday afternoon when three men held-up the Clarkston Jewelry Outlet, along Dixie Highway near White Lake Road, in Independence Township.
It is unknown what was taken during the robbery.
One male suspect was quickly captured and taken into custody. Two other males fled the scene to a nearby neighborhood where they stole a light gray-colored Jeep.
Deputies continue to search for the suspects.
The employee who was shot suffered non-life-threatening injuries.