LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE

HOUSTON -- A liquor store clerk fought back against a would-be robber Friday night.

Police said the suspect went to grab cash out of the register at the store located on Beechnut near Wilcrest then hit the clerk when the clerk refused.

The clerk pulled out a gun and shot him. The suspect was in critical condition Friday night.

Read or Share this story: http://www.khou.com/story/news/crime/2014/07/29/12667236/