Florida teen on the run after shooting store clerk over bag of chips, police say

The shooting happened around 1 p.m. at the Friendly Way Convenience Store on Florida Avenue in DeLand, police said.

ALABAMA CONVICTED MURDERER ON THE RUN AFTER ESCAPING WORK DETAIL

The suspect, identified as 17-year-old Tyrique L. Matthews, shot the store employee in the leg during the altercation, police said.

Tyrique L. Matthews, 17, allegedly shot a store clerk in DeLand, Florida, during a dispute over the price of a bag of chips.

Tyrique L. Matthews, 17, allegedly shot a store clerk in DeLand, Florida, during a dispute over the price of a bag of chips. (DeLand Police Department )

The victim was rushed to Central Florida Regional Hospital in Sandford. Police said no further details about the victim were being released.

Matthews is considered armed and dangerous, police said. He may also go by other names including “Trique.”

Authorities asked anyone with information about Matthews’ whereabouts to call the department’s non-emergency dispatch line at 386-943-8276 or call 911 if it is an emergency.

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