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Store Clerk Will Not Face Charges In Fayetteville Shooting

Posted December 24, 2006 7:10 p.m. EST

Authorities said a clerk who shot a would-be robber at a Fayetteville store will not face charges.

Authorities said three teenagers tried to rob the Amoco Station on Clinton Road Saturday afternoon. Police said two of the teens went into the store with red bandanas covering their faces.

According to police, when one of the suspects pulled a gun on the clerk, the clerk shot him in the hip.

Authorities said the three suspects ran, but were later arrested at the hospital.