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May 29, 2014
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89-year-old woman beats sword-wielding robber with golf club

An 89-year-old storeowner used a golf club to fight-off a robbery suspect who was armed with a sword Sunday morning

KREM

MOSES LAKE, Wash. — An 89-year-old storeowner used a golf club to fight-off a robbery suspect who was armed with a sword Sunday morning in Moses Lake.

Police said the suspect entered Frank’s Superette with a sword. He managed to get away with a cash register and rode-off on a BMX bike according to witnesses.

During the ordeal, the storeowner said she struck the man with a golf club.  Her son said she was not injured and later recovered the cash register. 

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