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Video shows man with machete trying to rob NC store, clerk fights back

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EDENTON, N.C. – A man has been arrested after he allegedly tried robbing a North Carolina convenience store with a machete – but the clerk fought back.

WNCT reported that 37-year-old Shon Waterfield faces various charges in connection to the incident earlier this month in Edenton.

The suspect is accused of walking into a convenience store with a machete and coming behind the counter near the clerk.

Video shows the clerk fighting the suspect off and kicking him out of the store.

Authorities said the suspect was arrested about an hour later after crashing his car and being tracked by a K9 officer.

The suspect was jailed under a $75,000 bond and has court planned for Aug 25th.