Soccer City robber shot with own gun smuggled from Mexico Reported by: ABC15.com staff Last Update: 10:36 am Video Click the play button on the video window to the right to see the story http://www.abc15.com/news/local/story.aspx?content_id=0393cc87-2080-4902-a1f5-86b9c38b5abf A robbery suspect was shot with his own gun when he tried to rob a west Phoenix soccer store Monday night. Alberto Perez, 22, told police he had come into the United States illegally to get money to take back to Mexico. He had smuggled his gun with him. Perez went into Soccer City near 35th Avenue and McDowell Road at about 5:30 p.m., showed his gun and demanded money from the owner. The owner managed to grab the gun from the suspect and the two got into a fight. The gun went off, hitting Perez in the leg and stomach. He collapsed at the scene and was taken to a Phoenix hospital where he is recovering. The owner was not hurt. Perez faces charges of armed robbery when he is released from the hospital. ---- Great now were stuck paying for his medical and prison stay. The owner should of finished the job or let him bleed out before calling 911.