GEORGIA: Good Guy With Gun Thwarts Armed Robbery At Family Dollar; Kills Suspect

[DeKalb County] – On Tuesday at a Family Dollar store in Atlanta, a customer shot and killed a would-be thief attempting to Rob the store.

The shooting took place in the early morning hours.

Fox 5 reporter Aungelique Proctor was first on the scene and tweeted these photos with the caption, “Good Samaritan shoots and kills robber during hold up at Family Dollar this morning on Covington Highway.”

An unidentified suspect entered the store and pulled a gun on two employees, County police spokesman Sgt. J.D. Spencer told WGXA 

A man walked into the store, pulled out a gun and demanded cash from two employees. Spencer says a customer shot the armed man as one employee was handing over money. Four or five customers were inside the store at the time.

Police are investigating the scene but said that the customer will not be charged in the shooting.

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