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Store owner stops knife-wielding robber, WOOD-TV, Battle Creek, Mich. 12/04/12

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Pardeep Singh was working behind the counter of his family’s convenience store, Liberty Mart, in Battle Creek, Mich. when a man entered the store and demanded money. Singh handed over some money and tried to calm the robber by talking to him. Unsatisfied with the amount of cash, the criminal said he needed more money, revealed a knife and attempted to get behind the counter. As the robber moved towards Singh, Singh retrieved a gun and shot the criminal in the head, ending the robbery.

The wounded robber was taken to a local hospital where he was listed in critical condition. No one else was harmed during the incident. (WOOD-TV, Battle Creek, Mich. 12/04/12)

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