Jemel Roberson Funeral Set For SaturdayA colleague said the 26-year-old Roberson had the gunman pinned down and was waiting for police to help. The officer responded and said Roberson ignored orders to drop the gun he had on the offender.
Questions Linger After Officer Shots, Kills Robbins Security Guard"Release the name of the officer. He has nothing to hide. Release the autopsy report. Include in your statements to the public information that goes both ways, that will provide more clarity about what happened."
Bar Where Roberson Was Shot And Killed Had Expired Liquor LicenseNot only did Manny's Blue Room have an expired liquor license, it was the fifth infraction in the past four years for the establishment.
Attorney For Roberson Estate: Civil Lawsuit Will Follow Criminal ProceedingsLee Merritt, who represents Roberson's child Tristan, the child's mother and his unborn child said the family is grieving and they want transparency from the authorities in Midlothian.
A Closer Look At The Bar Where A Security Guard Was Killed By A Police OfficerIt's not the first shooting to take place at the bar. Two men were wounded there in March of 2005. An attorney for one of the victims sued the bar under the Dram Shop Act which holds an establishment or host liable if they over serve someone alcohol and that person causes an injury.
Fire Engulfs Home In RobbinsOne person was hospitalized with injuries and they may have been inside the house when the fire broke out.