A customer at a South Carolina Waffle House shot and killed a would-be robber on Oct. 10, according to police.
Following the incident, the would-be robber was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead, The Post Courier reports.
“No one was injured -- besides the suspect,” Waffle House division manager Brandon Rogers told The Post Courier.
Nothing was stolen and damage to the restaurant was minor. According to Rogers, only glass was broken.
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The robber, 19-year-old Jermaine Davis, entered the Charleston, South Carolina, Waffle House around 5 a.m. By the time police arrived, Davis had been shot. He later died in the hospital.
Davis’ Facebook page has multiple pictures of him with a handgun, according to the New York Daily News. Before the shooting, he posted a picture of a police car with the caption, “We see Ya [expletive].”
The unidentified man who shot Davis had a permit to carry his pistol. No charges are being placed against the man.
The Charleston Waffle House opened as usual the following day.
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This Waffle House story follows another in which the chain restaurant was accused of denying service to a National Guard soldier who was carrying a firearm.
“You know, if I can’t have my firearm, then I can’t be here,” the man reportedly said.
Following the incident, the company released a statement noting that it had a “no firearms” policy.