Store clerk shot during South Bend robbery

Photo from the South Bend Police Department

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) South Bend police are on the scene of a shooting in the 400 block of E. Howard Street.

It happened shortly after 2 p.m. Monday.

The female clerk at Howard St. Food Mart was shot during a robbery. Police say she is conscious and breathing.

The suspect has been described as a black male in dark clothing.

We have a crew at the scene, and we'll post updates once we know more.

If you have any information about what happened, please call police at 235-9201 or Crime Stoppers at 288-STOP.