51-year-old William Winston attempted to rob the Circle K on S. Saunders St. in Raleigh when he was met by a store clerk with a bat.
Around 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning authorities said they were called about a wild encounter between the suspect and a store clerk. Police said Winston implied he had a firearm, and robbed the store. When he left the clerk went after him in the parking lot with a baseball bat. Reports say the clerk hit him in the head and held him until police arrived.
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