Rob­bers shot by pizza cus­tomer

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A pizza shop cus­tomer armed with a gun shot and killed one rob­ber and in­jured an­other as they tried to hold up the restau­rant, ac­cord­ing to US po­lice. The shoot­ing hap­pened late Tues­day night at Por­firio’s Pizza and Pasta, lo­cated in a shop­ping plaza in Le­vit­town, north­east of Philadel­phia, Penn­syl­va­nia. The cus­tomer took out a gun and shot both men af­ter they al­legedly pis­tol-whipped him, Mid­dle­town Po­lice Chief Joe Bar­to­rilla told re­porters. One sus­pect was pro­nounced dead at the scene. The second sus­pect was taken to a hos­pi­tal. His con­di­tion was not im­me­di­ately avail­able. Bar­to­rilla said the cus­tomer and two pizza shop em­ploy­ees were the only peo­ple in the restau­rant when the two armed sus­pects walked in. Ac­cord­ing to Bar­to­rilla, the cus­tomer’s gun was prop­erly reg­is­tered.

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