Police are investigating the killing of a clerk at a smoke shop in Forest Hill early Monday.
Emad Alshannaq, 45, of Arlington, was fatally shot about 1 a.m., according to the Tarrant County medical examiner’s office.
He had been working at the Smoke Shop at 4014 Mansfield Highway when the store, which also has a game room, was robbed, Forest Hill police Capt. Jerry Cozby said.
At some point during the robbery, Alshannaq was shot, Cozby said.
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Detectives believe several suspects were involved in the robbery.
Alshannaq died of a gunshot wound to his torso, according to the medical examiner’s office.
No arrests had been made by Tuesday. Police weren’t releasing further details.