A woman who was eight months pregnant chased down a man who tried to rob her in a convenience store in Santa Clarita in a caught-on-camera confrontation.
Jannette Garlow, 23, told NBC4 she was trying to buy a money order for her rent at Canyon Market at 18257 Soledad Canyon Road Monday.
She said that day held nothing out of the ordinary – she’d done this dozens of times before.
Suddenly, a man rushed up behind her and tried to grab the money on the counter.
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She chased him outside and grabbed him, but he managed to break free from her grasp. He escaped in a white Ford Fusion. Incredibly, the clerk managed to hold on to the money.
The Santa Clarita Sheriff's Department confirmed the attempted robbery.
Authorities were searching for the man.