The man who was killed while attempting to rob a northeast side liquor store on Friday has been identified.
The would-be robber was 30-year-old Elliot Lawrence.
Police say Lawrence was shot Friday night by the clerk at Boulevard Spirits in the 5700 block of Randolph Boulevard.
Investigators say Lawrence entered the store around 9 p.m., threatened the clerk with a Taser and demanded cash.
The clerk reached for a handgun and fired several shots, hitting Lawrence twice.
Lawrence died at the scene in front of the store.