Clerk Fights Robber With Garden Hoe


By Paul Johnson

Tacoma, Washington (CNN) - A store clerk in Tacoma uses a garden hoe to fight off a knife weilding robber but the crook gets away with the cash register. Now with the help of this surveillance video police hope the thief can be identified.
Jamie Tompkins is live in Tacoma... With the video detectives want you to see.
The employees inside the store tell me they're scared this guy could come back a third time.. He didn't care about the security cameras. And he didn't hesitate to get violent.
It was like any other night at the 72nd St deli and market in Tacoma.

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