A clerk at Boost Mobile in Maplewood, at 7222 Manchester Road, shot a would-be robber at about 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and other sources have reported.
The robbery suspect, Malik Dorsey, 21, from north St. Louis County, survived the shooting, Maplewood police Chief Steve Kruse told the Post-Dispatch.
Alton Telegraph — Store clerk shoots robbery suspect in Maplewood
Associated Press — Store clerk shoots robbery suspect in Maplewood
St. Louis Post-Dispatch — Robber shot by Maplewood store clerk was wearing ankle bracelet from previous holdup
US News and World Report — Store Clerk Shoots Robbery Suspect in Maplewood
Police in the quiet town of Maplewood tell us someone was shot while trying to rob a Boost Mobile. Still alive. pic.twitter.com/wlAPaxjGmz
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