By Merri Hanjora - firstname.lastname@example.org
Source: Lima News
LIMA — The Circle K gas station located at 2051 N. West St. had an unsuccessful robbery attempt early Monday.
According to Lt. Andy Green from the Lima Police Department, at about 5 a.m. Monday a man attempted to steal lottery tickets.
The clerk was helping another customer when he heard a commotion. He saw a man reaching his hand around the counter toward the lottery tickets. The man had one $30 lottery ticket in his possession. The clerk proceeded to jump over the counter and a struggle ensued. The clerk was successful in getting the one ticket back. The man fled on foot.