Police search for suspects who killed Fairfield convenience store employee

Police search for the robbers who killed a convenience store employee (WKRC)

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (WKRC) - A convenience store employee, shot during a robbery in Fairfield, died from his injuries. Police need help identifying his killers.

Police say two men went into the Jiffy Mart on Dixie Highway just before 10 p.m. on December 4. At least one of them had a gun and shot Karunakar Karengle, 53, before taking off with cash.

Karengle was taken to UC West Chester Hospital before he was moved to UC Medical Center. Karengle died on Friday, December 8. It took a few days to notify his relatives in India.

Anyone with information is asked to call the tipline at 896-8200 or through the city's website.

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