As customer George Louie was handing over a $10 bill to
liquor store owner Arthur Norwitz in his San Francisco, Calif.,
shop, an armed bandit walked in and grasped Louie's $10 plus $125
from the cash register. As Norwitz called police, Louie grabbed a
pistol from under the counter and ran after the robber. He fired a
shot which hit the fleeing thug, who was then picked up by police.
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