California robbery suspect killed store clerk, not charged with murder; victim didn't act in self-defense: DA

A man accused of killing a California gas station clerk during a 'botched' robbery will not face a murder charge because the victim had opened fire...

December 2, 2022
4:38 PM

A man accused of killing a California gas station clerk during a 'botched' robbery will not face a murder charge because the victim had opened fire on the suspect despite his life not being in danger, officials said Thursday. James Williams, 36, was killed during an early Saturday morning gunfight with Ronald Jackson Jr., 20, at a Chevron in Antioch, Fox San Francisco reported.  The Antioch Police Department said a gas station employee called to report a person had been shot at the Extra Mile mini-mart just after 2 a.