Clarksdale pharmacy owner shoots and kills robber - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Clarksdale pharmacy owner shoots and kills robber

CLARKSDALE, Miss. (WMC-TV) - A store owner shot and killed an alleged robber at a Clarksdale pharmacy Wednesday evening.

Joey Barron, 31, entered the Medi-Center Pharmacy on State Street around 5:30.

After allegedly stealing money from a register, he tried to flee the scene, but was shot by the store owner.

Barron was transported to the Northwest Regional Medical Center, where he died about an hour later.

The store owner was not injured.

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