Continuing a nightlong robbery spree in which he had
successfully hit four businesses including the same doughnut shop
twice, a Jacksonville, Florida, bandit marched into a Prime Stop
Food Store and demanded cash from clerk Edna Teagle. Instead, the
woman drew a gun and chased the man away. Teagle then notified
another nearby Prime Stop location to warn the clerk. As they
spoke, the bandit strolled into the other store. Thanks to Teagle's
warning, the clerk was able to get the jump on the bandit and send
him fleeing as well.
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