Good Samaritan shot during store robbery in East Harris County

A good Samaritan was shot while trying to stop a robbery at this Valero station in east Harris County.
December 16, 2013 8:04:45 PM PST
Authorities say a good Samaritan was shot while trying to stop a robbery at a convenience store in east Harris County.

Around 7:30pm, an armed man wearing a mask walked into the convenience store in the 700 block of Normandy.

He was behind the counter robbing the clerk when a customer walked in the store then tried to intervene. The good Samaritan was shot by the suspect and transported to Ben Taub General Hospital. We don't yet know his condition.

The robber fled the scene on foot with a small amount of cash.

No other details were immediately available.

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