If You’re Going To Try And Rob A Deli Make Sure The Guy Behind The Counter Doesn’t Have A Machete

Womp womp.

1. Last month, a store clerk at a Stop & Shop deli in Brentwood, N.Y. was minding his own business…

2. …when a masked man came in carrying a semi-automatic .22 caliber handgun.

3. The man managed to fire a shot, hitting the wall behind the store’s clerk.

4. The crook was then chased out of the store by the clerk who just so happened to keep a massive knife behind the counter.

5. Neither the would-be-robber or the clerk were harmed during the incident.

6. And police are still looking for the masked man who will probably think twice about robbing a deli in the future.

8. Here’s a quick GIF summary of what happened if you can’t watch the video:

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