Atlas gas station shooting video released

UPDATE: A surveillance video showing the robbery attempt has been released in an attempt to find the suspects. Click on the video to the left to view the surveillance tape.

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)- A store clerk was shot on the city's east side, during a robbery attempt Monday night.

The incident happened at 7:35 p.m. at the Atlas gas station on Mohawk Street near Rutger Street.

Utica Police say two suspects entered the store and threatened the clerk with a handgun and then shot the clerk in the stomach area.

The victim's wounds did not appear life threatening.

The suspects are described as two black males wearing masks.

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