Tables Turned On Attempted Liquor Store Robbery

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)__A would be robber bit off more than he could chew when he tried to hold an area liquor store.

The Topeka Capitol Journal is reporting that 27 year-old Joseph Eldrighoff tried to rob Charlie's Liquor Store at 1235
SW Huntoon this afternoon with a knife, but eldrighoff efforts were stopped when the owner of the liquor store held him at gunpoint until the police arrived.

Eldringhoff was booked into the Shawnee County Jail on suspicion of attempted robbery and aggravated assault.