ALBQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police say an Albuquerque coin shop owner shot and killed a suspect during a robbery.
The shooting happened at Jim Coad Rare Coins on Eubank Boulevard and Candelaria Road around 3 p.m. Saturday.
According to authorities, at least two male suspects tried to rob the store.
Police say one hit the owner on the head with a blunt object.
That is when the owner fired a weapon, striking one of the suspects.
Both fled with several items.