Manager of Motor City Propane shoots would-be robber

By Charles Jackson, Assignment Desk Editor, @Local4Chuck
Published On: Dec 24 2013 12:35:37 PM EST
Updated On: Oct 23 2013 11:12:43 AM EDT

Detroit Police are searching for a would-be robber who was shot by an overnight manager at a business in the 14000 block of Livernois on Wednesday.

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.

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