- Associated Press - Thursday, December 15, 2016

LITHIA SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) - Police say a nail salon employee shot an armed man who was trying to rob an Atlanta-area store.

WSB-TV (https://2wsb.tv/2gFa6Tb ) reports that two men were in the process of robbing the Top Nails salon in Lithia Springs on Wednesday when an employee pulled out a gun and shot one of the men in the leg.

Authorities have not released the name of the injured suspect, who was captured in the woods behind the nail salon’s shopping complex. He is recovering in a hospital.

Douglasville Police Major J. R. Davidson says officers are still searching for the other suspect.

Police say about 10 employees were inside the salon at the time of the shooting. None of the employees were injured.

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Information from: WSB-TV, https://www.wsbtv.com/index.html


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