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RAW VIDEO: Game room owner shoots, kills suspected robber
BEAUMONT - From BPD
Detectives have identified the man killed in the failed robbery of a game room clerk that occurred overnight in north Beaumont.
He was Duayne Deandre-Devon Smith, a twenty five year old resident of Port Arthur.
Smith was one of three men who attempted to rob Ds Gift shop located in the 3600 block of E. Lucas.
Detectives are working to identify Smiths two accomplices.
Witnesses described one of the remaining suspects as a black male with dark skin and short hair. He was wearing a white t-shirt with below-knee length shorts with white stripes. He wore brown work-style boots.
Witnesses described the second suspect as a black male wearing all black with a light-colored shirt he used to cover his face. He wore white sneakers.
After the failed robbery attempt, the two ran east toward the Plymouth Village Apartment Complex located in the 5800 block of Helbig.
Detectives are in the process of obtaining and reviewing video from a security camera that may have captured the robbery attempt.
If any person knows the identity of these two suspects, or has any information that can lead to their identity, they are asked to call Crime