Man killed in fatal robbery try near Mobile

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - One man is dead and an 18-year-old remains
in custody following an apparent robbery attempt at a Tillman's
Corner loan business near Mobile.

Mobile County District Attorney John Tyson Jr. says an employee
at the business shot and killed a man believed to be a robbery
suspect during the incident about 2:50 p.m. Monday.

His name was not immediately released.

Police said 18-year-old Durrell Smith has been arrested and
charged with first-degree robbery.

He's being held in Mobile County Metro Jail without bail.

It was not immediately known if he has an attorney.

The shooting occurred outside the Cash-N-A-Dash on Old
Pascagoula Road.


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