Thursday, May 11, 2017
CA: Gunfight at Market, Robber and Store Owner Killed
About 8 p.m. Sunday, he had come from the back of Martinez Market at 6565 S. Normandie Ave. to help a female employee who had been confronted by two masked men who ordered her to empty the cash register, according to police and reports from the scene.
Martinez exchanged gunfire with the suspects and was struck multiple times and killed, authorities said.
The robbers fled and one of them later died at a hospital, according to the LAPD.