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Stone-cold store clerk foils armed robbery

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Clerk shows nerves of steel during an armed robbery attempt. (Broward Sheriff's Office)

A store clerk in Broward County showed some nerves of steel while staring down the barrel of a gun during an armed robbery.

The drama took place inside a Walgreens on Bonaventure Boulevard in Weston on Monday.

A man in a red hoodie grabbed some candy and ice cream before walking up to the cash register. The surveillance video provided by the Broward Sheriff's Office shows the man pull out a gun.

Investigators said the clerk just stood there, ignoring the man's demands. The unsuccessful thief took off. He wore a red Columbia hoodie and a baseball cap. Investigators believe he's in his 20s, about 5'9" and weighs 150 pounds.

Call Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS if you recognize him.



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