‘Cowboy’ store clerk ties up robbery suspect

A 7-Eleven store in Dallas (Stock image/Getty)

DALLAS — A convenience store employee fought off an armed robbery suspect in Dallas on Tuesday night, WFAA reports.

Dallas police said the suspect tried to rob a 7-Eleven and attempted to stab the clerk with a screwdriver.

A fight ensued between the suspect and the clerk, but the clerk got the upper hand.

The clerk grabbed a rope and tied up the suspect until police arrived.

Police said the cleck told them he was a cowboy from West Texas.

The suspect was tied up so tight officers had to use a knife to cut him loose.

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