THACKERVILLE, Okla. –
According to the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation, a man was shot dead while attempting to rob a marijuana station.
OSBI said two unidentified men entered Border Buds in Thackerville near the Oklahoma-Texas state line, about 125 miles south of Oklahoma City, and demanded money and marijuana.
One of the men then gave his gun to the employee, who said he was also armed, according to OSBI.
The robber then shot at the clerk, who returned fire and killed the man.
The second man fled and has yet to be found, authorities said.
According to OSBI, the clerk was uninjured and no one else was inside the store.
The dead man’s body has been sent to the state medical examiner’s office to determine his identity, OSBI said.