One man shot after drug deal gone wrong
Published: Feb. 28, 2016 at 10:47 AM EST
One man is in the hospital after a drug deal gone wrong. It happened Saturday night in the 1900 block of W. Western Ave. Police say the 24-year-old was involved in a drug deal with three other people when they decided to rob him.
During the robbery there was a struggle over a gun. The 24-year-old was then shot in the thigh. Police say the 24-year-old then jumped out of the car and hobbled down the street.
That is when a stranger saw the man, picked him up and took him to the hospital.
The man had a broken femur and was taken into surgery. He is currently being watched in the hospital as he will be arrested after he recovers. He was wanted on a warrant.