Store proprietor jailed after shooting suspected thief

Police nab suspect at area hospital after he arrives with gunshot wound Photo by Chris Smith/The Valley ChronicleThe smoke shop that was the scene of the theft and subsequent shooting. ■ THE VALLEY CHRONICLE STAFF Riverside County sheriff’s deputies arrested and jailed a store proprietor after he took a shot at, and apparently hit, a man who stole merchandise from his store, according to deputies. At 11:20 a.m., Monday, March 12, sheriff’s deputies went to the 700 block of S. San Jacinto Avenue, on a call of a reported burglary and shots fired. According to a sheriff’s press release, deputies found that shop owner Nabeel Qandah, 42, of San Jacinto—later determined

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