Josheul Allen (Image: Orangeburg County Detention Center)
Orangeburg County, SC (WLTX) - Orangeburg County deputies say a store clerk shot a suspect in the arm during an armed robbery attempt.
The incident took place Tuesday night at the Quick Pantry on Bamberg Road.
According to deputies, 20-year-old Josheul Allen walked into the store armed with a gun and with a mask on his face. An incident report states that the clerk said he did not have any money at the store, and Allen began waving his handgun at the victim.
The victim, deputies say, pulled out a handgun and fired one shot at the suspect. Officers say Allen then ran away from the store.
A short time later, deputies say Allen showed up at The Regional Medical Center in Orangeburg with a gunshot wound to his arm.