Robber Killed by Victim During Robbery Attempt: MedStar

By Frank Heinz
|  Tuesday, Apr 16, 2013  |  Updated 2:36 PM CDT
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Robber Killed by Victim During Robbery Attempt: MedStar

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Two people were shot, one fatally, outside of a Fort Worth business Tuesday afternoon, according to MedStar.

The EMS service said one person tried to rob another outside of a store on the 7400 block of Wichita Street.

The victim pulled a weapon and began to exchange gunfire with the armed robber, MedStar said. Both men were struck, with the victim being hit in the arm.  The victim was transported to John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth.

The armed robber was killed at the scene.

Police have said whether or not the shooting was related to a robbery, or if the victim identified by MedStar is expected to face any charges.

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