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Machete-Wielding Clerk Fights Off Would-be Robber

Machete-Wielding Clerk Fights Off Robberi
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October 08, 2013 6:06 AM
A store clerk in the eastern US state of New York thwarted an armed robbery attempt when he refused to hand over money to a gunman without a fight.

Machete-Wielding Clerk Fights Off Robber

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A store clerk in the eastern US state of New York thwarted an armed robbery attempt when he refused to hand over money to a gunman without a fight. 
 
Surveillance video released Monday by Suffolk County police shows a masked man trying to rob the store and even firing a warning shot.  But instead of complying, the clerk reached under the counter to pull out a giant machete.
 
The robber managed to escape. 
 
The incident took place on September 25.  Police are still looking for the suspect.

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by: affey from: US
October 08, 2013 3:25 AM
Amazing!

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