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Suspect Shot, Killed After Robbery Attempt

Posted February 28, 2001 6:00 a.m. EST

— Police say a man was shot and killed while trying to hold-up a pizza shop in Fayetteville.

The man, identified as Sentell Seriveto Thomas, 20, reportedly entered the Pizza Qwik restaurant on Yadkin Road at 9:30 p.m Thursday and demanded money.

After Thomas left the restaurant, he was chased down by a restaurant employee, who shot him in the back.

Authorities are still investigating the case. There is no word as to whether the restaurant employee will be charged in the shooting.