Police: Fas Mart clerk shot twice in head during robbery

Photo: Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office

(WJLA) - Police are on the lookout for a man who walked into a Spotsylvania County gas station and shot a clerk in the head.

The suspect entered the Fas Mart Store at 11600 Brock Road around 3 a.m. Saturday and pretended to purchase an item, police say. When the clerk turned away, the suspect shot her twice in the head. The suspect got away with an undetermined amount of cash and merchandise.

The suspect is described as a white man between 25 and 35 years old. Police say he has a black goatee and was wearing a dark sweat shirt and jeans.

The victim, a 32-year-old woman, is listed as "very serious" at MCV Trauma Center.

Anyone with information should call police.