Police: 7-Eleven Clerk Shoots, Kills Robber
Shooting Happened At 26th, Van Brunt
POSTED: 10:57 pm CDT September 23, 2008
UPDATED: 5:55 pm CDT September 24, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- An 18-year-old man was killed Tuesday night in a shooting at a convenience store at 26th Street and Van Brunt Boulevard, police said.
The shooting happened at a 7-Eleven at about 10:30 p.m.
Police said a man was robbing the store at gunpoint when one of the two clerks pulled out his own gun and shot him in the neck.
Officers found Vincent Williams, of Kansas City, dead behind the counter of the store.
They said the clerk is a concealed weapons permit holder.