Uzair Khan and two other employees at Dani's Food Mart were
preparing to close the store just before midnight when a young man
-- his face partially disguised -- entered the store and began
waving a handgun around. Khan later told police that he immediately
handed the gunman the cash drawer and begged him to leave. But the
robber, later identified as Melvin Dugger, seemed to be in no hurry
to leave and kept looking around the store. "I begged him not to
shoot me," Khan said. "But he kept looking around. He wouldn't
leave." Fearing he would be shot, Khan drew a handgun and shot
Dugger, who dropped the cash drawer and his gun and ran from the
store. Police discovered his body behind a nearby apartment
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