Man Shoots Robbery Suspect

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(Memphis) A man shot a robbery suspect Thursday at about 8 p.m..

The man told police he was walking near Central and Fenwick when the suspect hit him from behind, knocking him to the ground.

He said the suspect stood over him with an unknown object and demanded his property.

The man, who has a handgun permit, then shot the suspect.

The suspect was taken to Regional Medical Center, where he later died.

No charges have been filed, and the investigation is ongoing.



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