From Myrtle Beach Online of July 16, 2008
Clerk shoots at man trying to rob store
A clerk at a local convenience store on North Kings Highway shot at a man who tried to rob the store last night, according to Myrtle Beach police officials.
The incident happened around 6 p.m. Tuesday when a man walked into the store and demanded money.
The clerk pulled out a handgun from under the counter, shot at the man, and missed, said Capt. David Knipes, Myrtle Beach Police's public information officer.
The bullet hit a wall, Knipes said. He said the man fled out the door.
The case is under investigation.