Man intervening attempted robbery at Popeyes is shot

MILWAUKEE, Wis. —A 28-year-old man was shot Sunday in an effort to stop an attempted robbery at a Popeyes restaurant, police said.


The shooter, who remains at large, opened fire inside the restaurant in the 1500 block of West National Avenue around 6 p.m., police said.

The victim, who is expected to be OK, is being treated at a hospital.

Police said the victim is from Milwaukee.

No other information was immediately made available.