Wilmington grocery store clerk shot, killed

November 30, 2011 8:14:25 AM PST
Authorities say a 22-year-old Wilmington grocery store clerk has died after being shot in the chest during a robbery.

Wilmington police say Al-Haidari Esam was shot by one of two men who held up the Concord Food Market on Concord Avenue on Tuesday night.

Police say officers found Esam on the sidewalk outside the store.

Esam was taken to Christiana Hospital, where he later died.

The robbers fled on foot.