Woman sends robber to hospital

SILVER SPRING, MD (WFLX) - A 20-year-old man who tried to rob a Maryland liquor store was hospitalized after the store owner fought back.

The armed suspect entered the store demanding money. After the clerk gave him everything she had the suspect still wanted more and then threatened to kill her young son.

Her motherly instincts took over and she hit him with a fire extinguisher. The suspect faces armed robbery charges.

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