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Machete outdoes gun in attempted robbery

Tuesday, October 08, 2013 - 00:30

Oct. 8 - Deli clerk chases away gun wielding robber with machete. Julie Noce reports.

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Thanks to some quick thinking, this deli clerk in Long Island averts a potential disaster. Closed circuit TV footage shows a robber busting into the store pointing a gun at the clerk. He fires a shot. The deli clerk then reaches under the counter - and pulls out a machete and chases the would be robber out of the store. The store owner said they got the giant knife a few weeks ago, quote 'for protection'. Seems like it may have been a good weapon of choice.

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Machete outdoes gun in attempted robbery

Tuesday, October 08, 2013 - 00:30