PARAMOUNT (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a manhunt has expanded for three men wanted in connection with a deadly robbery in Paramount.
The incident unfolded at a liquor store in the 8000 block of Somerset Boulevard about 4 p.m. Monday.READ MORE: LA County Students Exposed To COVID-19 Can Continue To Attend In-Person Classes, Health Officials Announce
Detectives say two suspects had entered the side door of the store and attempted to steal liquor when they were confronted by an employee.READ MORE: Woman Stabbed To Death At Senior Living Community In Baldwin Hills
According to authorities, a good Samaritan helped the employee fight off the suspects.
Police said that’s when a third suspect walked in and shot the employee and the good Samaritan multiple times.MORE NEWS: One Of The World's Largest Homes Is About To Go Up For Sale In Bel Air
The good Samaritan was pronounced dead at the scene. The employee remains in critical condition at a hospital.