Man Grabs Suspect's Gun During Attempted Robbery In Yadkinville

3:47 PM, Nov 11, 2013   |    comments
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YADKINVILLE, N.C. -- Police say a man stood up to the person who tried to rob him by grabbing his gun.

The incident happened Friday night at the intersection of East Lee Avenue and U.S. 601 in Yadkinville. 

According to police, the man was stopped at the traffic light when Ray Antonio Mora knocked on his window and asked him for a ride. 

Police say Mora pulled a gun on the man when he got out of his truck to clean his seat.

The man grabbed the gun. While the two men fought for control, another driver pulled up beside them. The man called for help. Mora let go of the gun and ran away.

Police found Mora in his home, across the street from where the incident happened. 

Mora is charged with Attempted Armed Robbery, Second Degree Kidnapping, Assault and Damage to Property. Officers took him to the Yadkin County Jail. A judge set his bond at $250,000. He is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday.

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