Roy Fletcher, owner of a Northside, Ariz., liquor store, was
behind the counter when a shotgun-carrying robber leaped through the
drive-in window and demanded cash. When the thief became
momentarily distracted, Fletcher pulled a pistol and shot the man
after a short struggle. The attacker was treated at a nearby
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