Man attempts to rob Lawton convenience store

Published: Nov. 1, 2016 at 3:55 PM CDT
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LAWTON, OK (KSWO)- An attempted robbery at a local convenience store was foiled this morning after a clerk triggered the panic alarm.

It happened at the UniMart on Sheridan and Lee Boulevard.The clerk told police that a man dressed in all black walked into the store just before eight this morning and pulled out a knife while demanding money.

The clerk refused and hit the panic alarm instead which sent the robber running out the door. The incident remains under investigation.

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