Suspected robber killed at Delmar gas station

ST. LOUIS - An attempted robber was fatally shot at a gas station on Delmar Boulevard.

It happened in the 5700 block of Delmar around 7:19 p.m. Thursday.

According to a police report, the victim told officers that the would-be robber approached him in his car, yelled at him, and fired several rounds, striking him in the leg. The victim returned fire, fatally shooting the suspect.

The suspect has been ID'd as 34-year-old Marcus Porter.

Police recovered both firearms from the scene. An investigation is ongoing.

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