Crime Watch 8

Shooting at Lawrence gas station leaves clerk in critical condition

LAWRENCE, Ind. (WISH) — A person is in critical condition after a shooting at a gas station in Lawrence Sunday, police say.

Officers with the Lawrence Police Department responded to a Thorntons convenience store in the 7000 block of Pendleton Pike around 5:30 a.m. on reports of a person shot.

Upon arrival, police found the gas station clerk with a gunshot wound to the head. The clerk was transported to a local hospital where he remains in critical condition.

Investigators are unsure of what led to the shooting.

The victim’s name was not immediately released.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Lawrence Police Department at 317-545-7575.