Police: Robber shot, killed by Newark store owner as he fled scene

A store owner shot and killed a man

A store owner shot and killed a man that was allegedly trying to rob him Monday afternoon. (June 17, 2013 8:25 PM)

A store owner shot and killed a man that was allegedly trying to rob him Monday afternoon.

Police say a man barged into Top Dollar, a cash-for-gold store on South Ninth Street at Central Avenue, at approximately 3:30 p.m. The man attempted to steal merchandise from the store, but was shot by the store clerk as he was running away, according to investigators.

Witnesses told police the...

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