LEAGUE CITY, Texas - A suspect was shot and killed during a failed robbery attempt in the drive-thru of a McDonald's Saturday afternoon, according to police.

Around 2 p.m. the male suspect approached a man and his young child in the drive-thru of the fast food restaurant located at 102 South State Highway 3.

League City police say the suspect held the man at gunpoint and was attempting to rob him.

During the altercation, the driver shot the suspect multiple times, hitting him in the chest.

The suspect was transported to Clear Lake Regional Medical Center where he was later pronounced deceased.

Multiple witnesses confirmed to police the details of the alleged robbery however, officers say the investigation is ongoing at this time and will be referred to a grand jury.

Police said the driver involved is licensed to carry a handgun and has been fully cooperative with the investigation.

The name of the deceased is not being released at this time.