A Georgia customer shot and killed a possible thief after he tried to hold up a Family Dollar store in Atlanta on Tuesday, January 29.
The incident occurred in the early morning in DeKalb County, Georgia.
According to County police spokesman Sgt. J.D. Spencer, an unidentified suspect entered the store and took out a gun on two employees.
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Fox 5 reported that as the armed suspect demanded money from the cashier, the customer pulled out his own gun and fired.
Police are investigating the incident. Acording to the authorities, the customer won't be charged in the shooting.
At least five people were in the store when the incident took place. No others were injured in the shooting.
Names and identification of both the victim and the suspect have not been disclosed yet.
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