MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami-Dade Police said a robber held up a person at gunpoint, but it was the thief who landed in the hospital.READ MORE: Celtics torch Heat early, even series with 102-82 blowout
According to authorities, an armed man approached a person at 2325 NW 65 Street. The victim took off running on foot and the thief reportedly opened fire.READ MORE: Miami Beach’s Deauville Hotel, made famous by the Beatles, poised for a comeback
The person being shot at allegedly returned fire, hitting the robber several times.
The armed thief was taken to the Ryder Trauma Center and was listed in stable condition.MORE NEWS: Property insurance changes aimed at stabilizing market
Police said the victim was okay.