We need to take up a collection for this poor, misbegotten man's medical bills.
He was just out trying to make a living.
This situation could have been a "good shoot" if the robbery victim gave chase and thought that the robber was going for a gun to stop him. Now, it probably didn't happen exactly that way, but that's probably the angle the lawyers will take in defense. (If the victim hasn't talked too much already.)
I love my country, it's the government that I fear.