IRVINGTON - The Essex County Prosecutor's Office says bodega owner Narendrak Patel was shot and killed just before 4 p.m. yesterday during an armed robbery at his store.

The incident occurred at the Irvington Mini Mart on Myrtle Avenue.

Investigators say Patel, 52, was shot multiple times while behind the store counter. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Police say four men, who are seen on surveillance cameras, are wanted in the killing.

With the help of Crime Stoppers, the Essex County Sheriff's Office is offering up a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the murder of Patel.