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Savannah Morning News, Savannah, GA, 06/27/02

Sunday, September 1, 2002

Bartender Anne Werner was alone in the Anchorage Lounge, waiting for the night crew from the paper mill to come in after work. Suddenly there was a commotion at the package store adjoining the bar. Werner looked through the window between the two businesses in time to witness two masked men enter the store. One would-be robber lunged toward clerk Richard Huggins, who pulled a gun and shot the man. The second suspect pulled his wounded accomplice out of the store and then fled. Werner said, "it sounded like a fight at the OK Corral, and Richard [Huggins] was Wyatt Earp." When Savannah police arrived they found suspect Jamison Dixon seriously wounded outside the shop. Dixon died at the scene and police were still looking for the second suspect.
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