Robber, grocery clerk die after shooting each other at Chicago store: police

CHICAGO (WGN) — Police say a robber and the armed employee who tried to stop him both died after shooting each other in a store on Chicago's South ...

November 15, 2022
12:54 AM

CHICAGO (WGN) — Police say a robber and the armed employee who tried to stop him both died after shooting each other in a store on Chicago's South Shore Friday. The Cook County Medical Examiner's Office identified the would-be robber as 24-year-old Nicholas Williams and the second man as 63-year-old Ali Hassan. Hassan, of Berwyn, Illinois worked as a grocery clerk at El Barakah Supermarket, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. At around 6:20 p.m., Chicago police said Williams entered entered the supermarket and produced a handgun in an attempt to rob the store.

Andy Koval