Storeowner Aslam KhawJa shot at SK Grocery on Fairfield Avenue in Bridgeport

Police say a male-female duo shot the owner of a Bridgeport grocery store during a robbery Tuesday night. The incident occurred at SK Grocery on

BRIDGEPORT - Police say a male-female duo shot the owner of a Bridgeport grocery store during a robbery Tuesday night.

The incident occurred at SK Grocery on Fairfield Avenue. The storeowner, Aslam KhawaJa, was shot in the leg. No money was taken.

KhawaJa says the incident marks the fourth time he has been robbed. He says he's hopeful that police will arrest the two suspects with help from his store’s new security system.

For extended footage of the robbery, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612.

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Bridgeport Grocery Store Robbery

Anyone with information about the suspects in Tuesday night’s robbery at the S&K Grocery at 856 Fairfield Avenue in Bridgeport is asked to call Detective Michael Fiumidinisi at 203-581-5246

PHOTOS: Bridgeport robberyBridgeport police are searching for a man and a woman who robbed SK Grocery on Fairfield Avenue. VIDEO: Bridgeport robberySee surveillance video on a Bridgeport robbery where a man was shot.

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