Robbery suspect shot, killed at liquor store identified

Robbery suspect shot, killed at liquor store identified

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man died after he was shot inside of a liquor store in the Bon Air neighborhood, according to Louisville Metro police.

The coroner has identified the man as Sami Abulaila. Abulaila was shot several times at Liquor World in the 2200 block of Goldsmith Lane around 10:50 p.m. Friday.

Police say the Liquor World clerk shot and killed Abulaila during an attempted robbery. Police are questioning the clerk, but LMPD spokeswoman Alicia Smiley said no charges are expected to be filed.

Abulaila died at University of Louisville Hospital just before midnight, the coroner said.

There are currently no funeral arrangements for Abulaila.

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