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Posted on: June 11, 2011

[ARCHIVED] 06-11-11 ATTEMPT ARMED ROBBERY

At 1131 S. Boston Rd, the Airport Pure convenience store, the clerk advised at approximately 11:30pm, a Black Male 5’8” in his 20’s wearing a black hat, red bandana over his face, white shirt and dark pants holding a silver hand gun entered his store, pointed his weapon at him and demanded money. The clerk drew his own weapon from his waistband and the suspect fled the store. The clerk followed as the suspect went around the building. The suspect fired a shot at the clerk and the clerk fired several shots into the air. The area was secured and a bloodhound attempted a track with negative results. No one was injured.

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