DETROIT (WWJ) – Police say a man who shot and wounded a suspected armed-robber at a west side carry-out acted in self-defense.
Saturday evening a man armed with a weapon walked into the E & S Shrimp Hut on McNichols Road and Snowden in Detroit and ordered customers inside to hand over their cash.READ MORE: Whitmer Tours Eastern Michigan University Vaccination Clinic
At that point one of the victims reacted, pulling out his gun and shooting the suspect in his stomach.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Update: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
Investigators say the victim-turned-hero is licensed to carry a concealed pistol and that the man acted in self-defense.MORE NEWS: Michigan Reports 9,674 New COVID-19 Cases, 12 Deaths For Sunday And Monday
There’s no word on the condition of the accused robber.