Video captures early morning shooting in Detroit

Man shot behind Opyum Lounge on west side

DETROIT (WXYZ) - Detroit Police are investigating an early morning shooting on the city's west side. It happened around 3:00 a.m. in the parking lot behind the Opyum Lounge on 8 mile.

The victim is lucky to be alive.

"I didn't think I'd ever see something like that. "

Tony Bates is still shocked after viewing dramatic video of the shooting. It was picked up by cameras outside where he works; Kyle's Tire Service.

The video shows two guys walking toward the back of the parking lot.

A car drives by and suddenly the two men drop. They look like they're rolling on the ground. One man gets up and runs, but then goes back and picks up the other victim. The victim appears to be unable to walk and he is carried away.

The victim is in temporary serious condition. If you know anything you're urged to contact the Detroit Police Department immediately.
 

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