Employee shoots at gunman during Nash County store robbery

NASH COUNTY, NC (WITN) - Deputies say an employee fired at a gunman during a store robbery Monday night.

The Four Points General Store outside of Nashville was held up around 9:00 p.m.

Nash County deputies say the lone gunman demanded money out of the register from the employee.

During the robbery, the employee pulled a revolver and fired multiple times as the robber ran from the store, according to deputies. The worker was not injured.

A K-9 track determined that the robber got away in a vehicle parked down Red Road, and deputies say it's not known if the robber was hit by any of the shots fired by the employee.

If you have any information on this robbery, call Nash County deputies at 252-459-1510.