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Armed citizen stops blade-wielding robber

A man armed with a “large bladed object” entered a Marathon gas station in East Ridge, Tenn. and robbed the store. After taking cigarettes and cash, the robber took hold of the female clerk and exited the store.

Meanwhile, a customer had witnessed the robbery and retrieved a handgun from his car. When the robber exited the store with the clerk, the customer shot and killed the criminal. (Chattanooga Times Free Press, Chattanooga, Tenn. 06/30/16

)http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/local/story/2016/jun/30/customer-shoots-ringgold-marathon-robber-saves-store-clerk/373749/

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