Watch: Frantic thief shatters glass after victim locks front door

Raytown police released video of an armed robbery Wednesday that didn’t turn out according to plan. The clerk was wary of the man in a striped hoodie and blue shorts. He tried to pull the door to his glass protection booth shut but the robber grabbed and pulled the clerk to the floor. After a brief struggle the robber went to make his escape. But the clerk had locked the front door to the store. Frantic, the robber started shooting at the door and pushed his way through the shattered glass.
Raytown Police Department