When police arrived on the scene one man lying on the floor and began to investigate. It seems that while there were customers inside the store and at the gas pumps to armed men entered the store and demanded money.
The store clerk drew his firearm and opened fire on one of the men, striking him several times. The second robber fled the scene.
The wounded man was taken to Via Christi Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Police are still looking for the second robber.