‘Cowboy’ store clerk ties up robbery suspect
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.