2 Shot during attempted 'beer run' in PhoenixPosted: Updated:
PHOENIX -- Two people are recovering from gunshot wounds following an early morning attempted robbery at a West Phoenix convenience store.
It happened shortly before 2 a.m. at the Circle K store at 51st Avenue and McDowell Road.
A clerk a couple of his friends spotted somebody a man trying to steal beer.
According to police, the friends attempted to stop the suspect, but he pulled out a gun and opened fire. The friends were also armed. Shots were exchanged.
While two people were hit, neither was seriously wounded.