Customer shoots Goldsboro store robbery suspect
Posted July 3, 2012
Goldsboro, N.C. — A customer walked into a robbery going on in a convenience store early Tuesday and shot the suspected robber, Goldsboro police said.
Police said a man with a handgun came into the Kangaroo Express, 901 W. Grantham St., around 3 a.m. and tried to rob a female employee. The male customer shot the robber once.
The robber was taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital and then flown to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Police said they have not been able to positively determine his identity.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Goldsboro police at 919-580-4212 or Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that solve crimes.