Ohio gas station clerks fatally shoot robber

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities in southwest Ohio say two gas station workers pulled guns and fatally shot an armed robber.

The Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/Vu93Up ) reports it happened early Monday at a Sunoco station north of the city.

The workers, who haven't been identified, said the robber came in at around 12:30 a.m., pointed a gun at them and demanded money.

The clerks told police the suspect — believed to be in his teens — had already come around the counter and taken cash when they fired a handgun and shotgun at him in self-defense.

The names of the clerks haven't been released. No charges have been filed, but police say their will consult the county prosecutor's office.


Information from: The Cincinnati Enquirer, http://www.enquirer.com

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