Published: Jul 27, 2010 1:30 AM EDT
Updated: Jul 26, 2010 10:12 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - West Palm Beach Police are searching for 3 armed and dangerous men.

Monday morning, the three men held up a jewelry store with semi automatic weapons.

The clerk is in the hospital after they shot him several times in the chest.

The 3 suspects were last seen traveling in a 15-passenger black dodge van. Police caution people the men are very dangerous.