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Man shoots at Vancouver store clerk after being denied service

By , Columbian Assistant Metro Editor

A man shot at a convenience store clerk after being refused service early Sunday morning at the Plaid Pantry in downtown Vancouver, police said.

Vancouver police were called at about 12:30 a.m. for a reported disturbance with weapons at the store, 514 Washington St., emergency dispatch records show.

The suspect pulled a gun as he was leaving and shot at the clerk. No one was wounded, police department spokeswoman Kim Kapp said in an email.

Kapp said the suspect was described as a white male with a thin build and standing 5 feet, 10 inches tall. He was not located.


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