Store owner wounded in shootout thanks community

January 3, 2011 9:29:42 AM PST
The jewelry store owner who killed three suspected robbers wants to thank the community for its support. Ramon Castillo and his wife have received dozens of get well letters from strangers who heard their story on the news. Police say three men tried to hold up Castillo's store in east Houston last month. But Castillo fought back, shooting and killing all three suspects.

Castillo was also shot and spent more than a week in the hospital. He's now resting at home while his brother and son run the store.