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DEERFIELD BEACH (CBSMiami) – The Broward Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide at a Deerfield Beach convenience store where they say employees shot and killed a suspected thief Friday.

BSO said deputies received a call at around 7:40 p.m. regarding a store robbery at Snappy Convenience Store, located at 115 SE 10th St.

Investigators said the would-be robber was shot by employees during the incident.

No other information has been released at this time.

Stay with for updates on this developing story.