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Police: Pizza man shoots would-be robber

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Posted at 9:49 AM, Jun 19, 2012
and last updated 2012-06-19 09:58:35-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – A pizza delivery driver shot a man who attempted to rob him early Tuesday morning, according to Richmond police. Police said the would-be robber, 19-year-old Michael Caballero, survived the shooting and was taken to the hospital.

Police said Caballero used a stun gun to try and rob the delivery man along the 00 block of East Broad Street around 2:15 Tuesday morning. The delivery man shot Caballero in self-defense, police said.

Police charged Caballero with robbery and two counts of possession of drugs with intent to distribute.

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