Video: Thieves beat, rob man of gold chain at Detroit gas station

Suspect chased the victim inside gas station before stealing the chain

Thieves beat, rob man of $20K gold chain on Detroit's west side
Thieves beat, rob man of $20K gold chain on Detroit's west side

DETROIT – A man was attacked when thieves targeted him for his gold chain on Detroit’s west side.

The incident happened at a Mobil gas station in the area of West Warren Avenue and Grand Boulevard.

Surveillance video showed the thieves chasing the man into the gas station. They tackled him to ground and took his chain, valued at $20,000, before taking off in a vehicle.

The gas station owner said he recognized one of the thieves as someone who had previously stolen jewelry before from another customer.

Watch the full report in the video above.

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