[Video] Houston Clerk Wins Gunfight Against Armed Robber
|Incident at a Glance|
|Gun(s) Used:||Handgun||Location:||Place of Business|
|# of Suspects:||1||Shots Fired:||Multiple|
A man entered a Houston, TX area convenience store, grabbed some beer and the proceeded to the counter, where he pulled a gun and demanded money.
Initially the clerk, complied, but during the confrontation, the clerk drew his own firearm and opened fire on the suspect.
A gunfight ensued, which resulted in the suspect being shot multiple times.
Despite his wounds, the suspect was able to flee the area in a van, which he crashed a short while later.
The suspect then pulled a gun on nearby bystanders demanding that they take him away from the scene.
Police quickly arrived and subdued the suspect, who is now undergoing treatment for gunshot wounds at an area hospital.
According to KHOU,
Police did not say how many times the suspect was shot or what condition he is in. Ali was just worried about his safety and the others in the store…
…The store has 24-hour surveillance cameras, inside and outside of the store. Police are trying to figure out if the suspect is the same as man who robbed another store last week.