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Clerk shoots, kills alleged robber in Villa Rica

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VILLA RICA, Ga. -

Authorities say a convenience store clerk shot and killed a teenager trying to rob him.

It happened last night at a Junior Food Store off Dallas Highway in Villa Rica on Tuesday.

Authorities identify the alleged robber as 19-year-old Durante Ashley.  

They say Ashley entered the store with a hood covering his head and pointed a gun at the clerk. The clerk then shot the teen as he grabbed money out of the cash register.

The clerk was not hurt.

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