Store Clerk Grabs Gun, Holds Robber for Police
ST. LOUIS - A St. Louis-area robbery suspect is jailed after a store clerk stopped the man and held him at gunpoint until police arrived.
KMOV-TV reports that the crime happened Tuesday morning at the Raetta Quick Stop in House Springs.
Police say the 26-year-old suspect showed a handgun, stole $7, then left the store. That's when the clerk grabbed his own gun and confronted the robber.
Police say they recovered the stolen cash and the suspect's gun. Charges are pending.
Select a station to view its upcoming schedule: