Larry Schwamb stops robbery

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Larry Schwamb stops robbery - was which in consolation." Freed CHICAGO (AP)...
was which in consolation." Freed CHICAGO (AP) -- A 70-year- old restaurant operator who was arrested for using an unregistered unregistered pistol to capture an alleged alleged robber has been freed of all charges. R e s t a u r a n t e u Schwamb said the knife-wielding knife-wielding youth ran out of an alley New Year's Eve and demanded money. "I had a .25-cal. automatic in my pocket I was carrying because because I had more money due the holiday period, and I ran after him," Schwamb recalled. Schwamb said he fired one shot in the air and the thief surrendered. However, at the police station, he, too, found himself under arrest. But Thursday Judge Charles Durham Durham of Circuit Court dismissed the charges. by a

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  1. The Daily Leader,
  2. 11 Jan 1974, Fri,
  3. Page 5

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    Larry Schwamb arrested for carrying a pistol while stopping a robbery but charges dismissed.

    neilbwheeler12 May 2013

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