Store clerk found fatally shot at South Side food mart - FOX 32 News Chicago

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

CAUGHT IN THE CROSSFIRE: An employee at a South Side convenience store was found dead with a gunshot wound to the chest after an apparent robbery Tuesday night, authorities said.

The 40-year-old man was discovered behind the counter of a food mart located in the 1100 block of West 84th Street about 7:40 p.m., police News Affairs Amina Greer said.

The man — identified as Elahmadi Goba, of the 500 block of East 79th Street — was dead at the scene, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office. He was later officially pronounced dead at the Stein Institute.

Police have made no arrests as Area South detectives investigate.

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