“He stopped directly in front of me and he asked me for my money,” Blair told WDIV News. “Now, I wasn’t sure if that’s what he said at first. I thought maybe he was asking me for directions.”
While the would-be thief was disoriented and probably in a little bit of pain, Blair proceeded to run away back towards the 7-eleven and while he was en route Blair said he heard two gunshots go off.
“If I didn’t have that coffee, things could have gone a lot differently,” said Blair and added, “I just didn’t feel like being a victim.”
Source: Lauren Podell for Clickondetroit.com.