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Man who robbed, fired shots at Dearborn Heights 7-Eleven arrested

Man robbed store on Cherry Hill Road near Inkster Road

An armed robber fired a shot inside a 7-Eleven store on Aug. 24, 2017 at Cherry Hill and Inkster roads in Dearborn Heights. (WDIV)
An armed robber fired a shot inside a 7-Eleven store on Aug. 24, 2017 at Cherry Hill and Inkster roads in Dearborn Heights. (WDIV)

DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. – A man who police say robbed a Dearborn Heights 7-Eleven at gunpoint Thursday was arrested Saturday.

Police said the man went into the store on Cherry Hill Road near Inkster Road at 2:45 a.m. and attempted to rob the clerk with a knife, but the clerk was able to fight him off. The man returned at 4:40 a.m. with a gun, police said.

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