VIDEO: Gas station clerk beaten after calling out shoplifters

DETROIT (WXYZ) - A gas station clerk is back on the job but wondering how much more he can take after being beaten and shot at inside a BP gas station on the city's west side.

Aali Williams tells 7 Action News a group of young men came to the station at Greenfield and Schoolcraft last night and attacked him after he called them out for shoplifting.

The incident took place around 12:30 Monday morning. Then, approximately four hours later, someone came back and fired a shot into the bulletproof glass that shields the clerk's area.

No one was hit.

The owner of the station isn't sure how he will stay in business with the unending crime.

As for the suspects, they remain on the loose.

If you have any information on this case, you're asked to contact Detroit police.

Print this article Back to Top

Comments