Man Shot After Refusing To Give Up Bicycle
Posted August 12, 2005
WAKE COUNTY, N.C. — Wake County deputies are searching for the gunman who allegedly shot a man after he refused to hand over his bicycle.
John Phillip Snipes told investigators he was riding his bike on Highway 42 when a man with a gun demanded that he give the bike to him.
When Snipes refused, authorities said the man shot him in the backside.
Snipes managed to drive to a nearby convenience store and call police. Investigators say he will be OK.
A description of the suspect has not been released.