Manager of Motor City Propane shoots would-be robber

Shooting victim walks himself to hospital

Author: Charles Jackson, Assignment Desk Editor, @Local4Chuck
Published On: Oct 23 2013 04:45:04 AM EDT   Updated On: Oct 23 2013 11:12:43 AM EDT
Would-be propane robber shot
DETROIT -

Detroit police say a would-be robber who was shot by an overnight manager at a business early Wednesday morning has turned up at a hospital.

Police said the man, who is in his 50s, was shot by the manager with a shotgun after breaking into Motor City Propane's fenced-in yard -- which in the 14000 block of Livernois. He then took off.

Police said the man walked himself to a hospital and is listed in temporary serious condition.

Police haven't yet released details about charges.