Police are searching for an armed suspect who shot a man during a bank robbery on First Avenue South in Seattle’s Sodo neighborhood Friday afternoon.

The victim, a 34-year-old bank employee, was taken to Harborview Medical Center in stable condition, according to the Seattle Police Department.

The shooting was reported at 1 p.m., police said.

In a post on Twitter, Seattle police asked people to stay clear of the area near the intersection of First and South Holgate Street.