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Posted at 7:01 AM ET, 01/13/2011

Clerk turns back on would-be robber

By Washington Post Editors

A drugstore clerk put a stop to a would-be robbery by simply walking away from the suspect, according to this report:

The clerk turned toward a back hallway and walked away. When he realized the clerk was not getting the drugs the robber ran out the door.

Read the full story on the Des Moines Register web site.

By Washington Post Editors  | January 13, 2011; 7:01 AM ET
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