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A man was shoot to death by a clerk after he robbed the convenience store with a pistol gun and tried to shoot the clerk in the cooler yesterday night.
A man was shot dead by a clerk after he robbed the convenience store with a pistol gun as he tried to shoot the clerk in the cooler yesterday night. The man, later identified as Robert A. Weiss was shot three times, twice in the chest and once on the side as he tried to make way with money from the cash register of a local convenience store. The shooter, the convenience store clerk, identified as Michael Ernest Layoux admitted to the shooting claiming it was in self-defense. He was not injured.
It was on a rather quiet evening at 1248 East Forest Boulevard. The traffic at the store had already died down at eleven in the night when a guy went to purchase a packet of cigarettes. He was an ordinary customer who served to cause no suspicion at all. It was after he received the cigarettes that he quietly and with disturbing calmness brandished his gun while asking for the cash in the registry. The clerk recalls that there had been similar occurrences in other stores before but not on this quieter side of the street. He immediately gave out the money present in the registry which was approximately twenty dollars. He was then motioned to move into the cooler. It was then that the clerk felt that his life was in danger, “Layoux took out his 25-caliber pistol from underneath the counter and shot the guy three times.”…