Shelbyville clerk thwarts robbery

December 4, 2012

A clerk at a Shelbyville gas station shot and wounded one of two men who tried to rob the business, police say. The two men entered CountryMark Bonded Gas along Indiana 44 near the city's downtown Monday night about 9:15, according to police, and tried to attack the clerk, who shot at them. The men fled, but were tracked down within 45 minutes. The wounded man was flown to the hospital for treatment.