Store owner shot after confronting man breaking into his car

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Police are investigating a shooting outside a convenience store in south St. Louis. The owner 5 Star Market, in the 3900 block of Broadway, was in his store when he heard his car alarm go off. He grabbed his gun and went outside.

After witnessing a suspect attempting to break into his car, the owner and the suspect exchanged gun fire.

The owner was shot in the leg and the suspect fled the scene.

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