CHICAGO – An employee of a store on the city’s South Side was shot and killed after trying to stop a shoplifter Tuesday afternoon.
Police say the 30-year-old victim worked at the Family Dollar near 79th and Ashland Ave. He was shot in the chest when he attempted to stop a shop lifter.
There are a number of security cameras outside the store and on the street.
Authorities have not yet released any video nor any description of the suspect.