Bodega worker shot during East Flatbush robbery

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EAST FLATBUSH -

A Brooklyn bodega worker was shot during an armed robbery, police say.

The incident happened on Feb. 17 inside of the Mega Food Market on Rogers Avenue around 6 p.m.

Police say two of the suspects entered the rear of the store while a third man entered the front of the building, and a fourth man waited outside.

The two men in the back of the store pulled out a gun and demanded cash from the two 54-year-old and 59-year-old employees.

Meanwhile, police say the man in the front of the store ordered everyone to the ground.

The two suspects in the back of the store stole $1,000 before shooting the 54-year-old employee in his right shoulder.

Police say the employee was transported to Kings County Hospital in stable condition and is expected to be OK.

Anyone who recognizes the men are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.  

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