Angel Lopez was conducitng a gold test at his Hialeah, Fla.,
jewelry and pawnshop when an armed robber pulled a gun, bound him
and walked him into a bathroom. Freeing himself, Lopez exited the
bathroom with his own gun drawn. When the robber aimed at him, Lopez
fired, fatally wounding him.
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