Store clerk shot, killed in Bridgeport robbery

A shooting at the Palisades Market in Bridgeport has left a store clerk dead.

A man walked into the store Saturday night demanding money and became engaged in a struggle with an employee, according to police. Authorities say the suspect then opened fire, hitting and killing one of the clerks on duty.

Police have confirmed the victim's identity as 26-year-old University of Bridgeport student Moh'd Al Sadouni. He was a native of Jordan and in America on a school visa.

Bridgeport police are canvassing the East Side looking for the suspect. Authorities are considering him armed and dangerous.

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