Store clerk fights back

Local - 7/28/2014 5:00 PM by Kevin Jacobs
A Little General Store clerk stands her ground and fights back amidst a robbery.

Beckley Police say, a store clerk at the Johnstown Road location struck 49-year-old Charles Carrington in the head after he attempted to rob Little General. It all happened around 11 PM Sunday when Carrington forced the clerk to open the register. A fight broke out between the clerk's husband and Carrington once he took money out the register.

Both victims and the robbery suspect were treated and released from the hospital. Police have issued a warrant for Charles Carrington for first degree robbery.


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