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Jemel Roberson Biography, Wiki, Age, Family, Security Guard, Shot Dead By Police in Chicago

Officer shoots dead a security guard (Jemel Roberson) who detained gunman at suburban Chicago bar

Jemel Roberson Wiki

Jemel Roberson Bio

Jemel Roberson was a 26 years old African American who was shot dead by police on Sunday 11th November 2018 as he detained a suspected gunman. Jemel worked as an armed security guard at a bar in suburban Chicago (Manny’s Blue Room in  Illinois, where the shooting occurred). He was an upcoming gospel musician.

Jemel Roberson Personal details

Jemel Roberson Age He was 26 years old
Jemel Roberson Death and Cause He died on Sunday, 11th November 2018 from Gunshot Wounds
Jemel Roberson Occupation Security Guard at Manny’s Blue Room in  Illinois
Jemel Roberson GoFundMe To honor Jemel’s memory, a GoFundMe account has been started in hopes of collecting donations that will cover his burial expenses.
Barbara Hogan Net Worth She has an estimated Net Worth of $ 1.8 Million as of 2018

Jemel Roberson Shooting

A police officer fatally who has not been named shot Roberson an armed security guard who witnesses say was trying to detain a man following a shooting at a suburban Chicago bar (Security Guard at Manny’s Blue Room in  Illinois).

Investigators said 26-year-old Jemel Roberson was pronounced dead shortly after being taken to a hospital following the shooting early Sunday 11th November 2018 in Chicago. Four other people were shot and wounded during the incident, including a man who police believe fired a gun before police arrived, Cook County sheriff’s spokeswoman Sophia Ansari said.

When police arrived at the scene, Roberson was holding “somebody on the ground with his knee in his back, with his gun in his back,” witness Adam Harris told WGN-TV.

“Everybody is screaming out, ‘He’s a security guard,’” Harris said.

Roberson was licensed to carry a firearm.

Roberson, who was black, was the only person killed in the shooting. The other four people who were shot suffered wounds that were not considered life-threatening.

Jemel Roberson About

The Rev Marvin Hunter is quoted saying that Roberson was an “upstanding young man” and a promising keyboard player who played at his and several other area churches. Roberson was working to “enough money together for a deposit on a new apartment,” said Hunter, the great uncle of Laquan McDonald, a black teenager fatally shot in 2014 by a white Chicago police officer. Jemel Roberson also hoped to become a police officer.

Jemel Roberson Investigations

Illinois State Police are handling the investigation into Roberson’s shooting. The agency said it would not comment on the investigation until it is completed.

Jemel Roberson Family

Roberson had 4 other siblings and he was the oldest of the four children. He grew up in Wicker Park, a neighborhood in the North Side of Chicago located about 27 miles from Robbins.



Moses Njoroge is the Senior Editor at Glob Intel, a news and IT service provider company. He has a wide range of experience in freelance writing, Web/System Development and other related IT services.

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