Police: 15-Year-Old Fatally Shot Trying To Rob Pawn Shop

(INDIANAPOLIS) – Authorities say an Indianapolis pawn shop employee fatally shot a teenager who tried to rob the business.

Indianapolis police say the teenager armed with a stolen handgun was fatally shot during an attempted armed robbery Wednesday afternoon at E-Z Pawn on the city’s east side.
The Marion County Coroner’s Office has identified the robber as 15-year-old Ja’Shawn Taylor.
Police say the investigation into the incident is continuing. They haven’t released the name of the employee who shot Taylor.