A 66-year-old convenience store employee in Northwest Baltimore was shot in the chest yesterday after she defied demands for money from two men and threw a cup of soda at one of them, police said.
Venisel Elghazzawi of the 4400 block of Hallfield Manor Drive, Parkville, was treated at Sinai Hospital and released, according to a spokeswoman.
The spokeswoman said the bullet passed through Ms. Elghazzawi's left breast and out her side.
Sgt. Mike Dunn of the Northwest District said Ms. Elghazzawi was working at the 7-Eleven in the 3600 block of Dolfield Avenue about 3:30 a.m. when two men entered the store.