A Richardson gun store owner shot a
would-be robber Thursday afternoon, police say, and three others fled
after the attempted crime.
Police said the incident took place about 3 p.m. at Mike’s Gun Room in the 1000 block of East Belt Line Road.
Four people — two of them brandishing handguns — walked into the store and the owner fired at them, striking one of the four.
others fled and drove west in a silver or gray car, possibly a
Chevrolet Impala, with a paper license plate, police said. Police did
not provide detailed suspect descriptions.
wounded person was taken to a hospital with injuries that were not
believed to be life-threatening, and that person’s identity has not been
released by police.
Anyone with information about the incident may call police at 972-744-4800.