Archive | April, 2008

Customer Shoots Suspect In Liquor Store Robbery

8 Apr

Posted: Apr 28, 2008 6:45 AM CST

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- There was a deadly gunfight at a liquor store in Inglewood Saturday night. An armed robbery suspect was gunned down, after trying to rob the place. But it wasn’t a police officer who took action.

None of the clerks in Sinkers Wine and Spirits had a gun to protect themselves, but they said they’re thankful one of their customers did.

Sinkers Wine and Spirits lost some of their merchandise on Saturday night, but Clifford Baxter is hardly upset. He’s just happy to have survived the gunfight that took place in his store over the weekend when two armed men tried to rob Sinkers late Saturday.

“I was in the back room, and came out and a man walked in with a pistol in his hand, and I went back to call 911,” said Baxter.
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