Alleged robber shot, killed by store owner ID'd as Demarcus Brandon

December 11, 2013 2:31:32 PM PST
Police have now released the identity of a suspect who was killed during a robbery attempt at a store on the Southeast Side.

Police say that on Tuesday night, 25-year-old Demarcus Brandon of Riverdale tried to rob a cell phone store in the 1700-block of East 87th Street, but the store owner shot and killed him.

Brandon was pronounced dead at the scene.

The store owner was not injured.

No charges have been filed.