COUNTRY CLUB HILLS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Ferguson police are investigating after a clerk shot a suspect during an attempted robbery at a north St. Louis County supermarket Thursday morning.
Officials said a suspect entered Mally Supermarket in the 7400 block of West Florissant Road in Country Club Hills around 6:30 a.m. with intentions to rob the place.
That’s when the clerk got out a gun and shot the suspect.
An ambulance was called to the scene and transported the suspect to an area hospital.
St. Louis County police were handling the investigation.