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One dead after grocery store shooting

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One man was shot and killed by an employee at a grocery store in Pleasant Ridge on Sunday evening.

The incident happened around 8:30 p.m. at the LM & N Supermarket located in the 5600 block of Montgomery Road.

Authorities say that 22-year-old Omar Magdy Abouelalla was found dead at the scene. Police say Abouelalla rode a motorcycle and entered the store with his helmet still on his head.  

Shots were fired by the clerk, who killed the Abouelalla. Police are not sure what prompted the clerk to shoot the victim, who was unarmed.

The investigation is being treated as a robbery and police are currently reviewing surveillance video from the store.

The death is being investigated by the Cincinnati Police Department's Homicide Unit and the Hamilton County Coroner's office. 

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