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POLICE: Liquor store clerk shoots attempted robber in Jeffersontown

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – An attempted robbery in Jeffersontown resulted in a shooting that police said is likely not life threatening.

Jeffersontown Police say a white male attempted to rob Kute's Liquors on Watterson Trail Friday night. He pulled a gun and ordered the clerk to the back of the store, but the clerk pulled his own gun as well. 

According to police, when the attempted robber pointed his gun at the clerk, the clerk shot him in the chest.  

Police say the attempted robber left the scene and went to Baptist Health Urgent Care on Taylorsville Road where police found him in the parking lot. He was then taken on to University Hospital.

The victim remains at University hospital with a gunshot wound to the chest.

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