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Mom Killed in Convenience Store Robbery Identified

LYNWOOD, Calif. (KTLA) — Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a female store clerk in what may have been an attempted robbery.

The woman was working at her family’s store in the 11000 block of South Alameda Street around 3:30 p.m. when she was shot.

Detectives say she had been shot multiple times in the upper torso.

The woman is identified as 56 year-old, Pasadena resident, Sun Hee, and is the co-owner of the convenience store where the crime occurred.

She was also known to her customers as Silvia Cho.

Authorities are looking for surveillance video in the hopes of learning exactly what happened.

Investigators are asking anyone with information to call the LAPD.