Man shot after trying to help 2 women near Renaissance Center - KMSP-TV

Man shot after trying to help 2 women near Renaissance Center

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DETROIT (WJBK) -

Police say a good Samaritan who stopped to help after seeing two women being mugged in Detroit was wounded in a shooting.

Police say the man, whose name wasn't immediately released, was driving on Atwater Street near the  Renaissance Center when he tried to help the women early Monday.

Detroit police Sgt. Eren Stephens says the man who was shot "was doing a good deed." No other injuries were reported.

The man was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

FOX 2 is working to gather more information on this story and will provides updates throughout the day.

- The Associated Press contributed to this story

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