Robber Killed By Liquor Store Clerk

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    MARIETTA, Ga. -- A convenience store clerk shot a man robbery during an attempted armed robbery at the Windy Hill Bottle Shop, Cobb County police said.
    SLIDESHOW: Fatal Liquor Store Robbery Shooting Scene
    The shooting happened shortly before midnight Saturday in the 2400 block of Windy Hill Road in Marietta.
    Investigators said two men entered the business and approached the store clerk, at which point one of the men produced a handgun.
    The store clerk then grabbed his own own, and exchanged gunfire, police said.
    One of the perpetrators was struck and taken to WellStar Kennestone Hospital, where he later died.
    The second robber fled on foot, authorities said.
    Police said the clerk was not injured.
     
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