Armed customer shoots dollar store robber, killing him

A Jacksonville, Fla., dollar store customer shot and killed a…

A Jacksonville, Fla., dollar store customer shot and killed a robber Monday night, ActionNewsJax.com reported.

According to the report, the customer — a 57-year-old grandfather — and two store employees were inside the Dollar General store Monday around 9 p.m. when two armed men entered the store with the intention to rob it.

“One of them had the clerk and one of them was at the front cash register,” Lt. Rob Schoonover of the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office told Jacksonville.com.

“There was a citizen who had a concealed firearms permit that was inside the store as a customer,” Lt. Schoonover told WOKV.com. “He fired at the suspect, striking him and killing him.”

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