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The Reporter, Vacaville, CA, 3/11/83

Monday, August 1, 1983

Two armed men--one wielding a shotgun and the other an icepick--burst into a Winters, Calif., sporting goods store and cornered a clerk. They were distracted, however, when a customer walked in on the confrontation. The clerk used the opportunity to push away the shotgun barrel and snatch up a nearby gun. When he warned the would-be robbers, they fled, only to be apprehended shortly thereafter with a suspected accomplice.
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