ONE OF THEM IS FIGHTING FOR HIS LIFE. CBS 2’S ALI BAUMAN REPORTS FROM RED HOOK. Reporter: THE FAMILY WORRIES THE 33-YEAR-OLD MAY NEVER WALK AGAIN AFTER HE AND HIS HE COULD WORKER WERE SHOT BY A STRANGER WHO CAME IN DURING THE SHIFT AT THE DELI AT 783 HICKS STREET THIS MORNING. HARRY AUSTIN OF BROOKLYN STARTED TO ARGUE WITH A WORKER. THE SAME INDIVIDUAL THEN EXITED AND RETURNED A SHORT TIME LATER WITH A FIREARM. AS HE TURNED TO LOOK AT HIM HE GETS SHOT. RAYMOND JUMPS FROM THE DELI TO TRY TO PROTECT HIM. BUT THE OTHER GUY SHOOTS HIM. Reporter: SURVEILLANCE VIDEO SHOWS RESIDENTS FLEEING DOWN THE SIDEWALK AFTER POLICE SAY HE SHOT BOTH MEN IN THE ABDOMEN. THE WITNESSES SAY THE SHOOTER WALKED OUT CALMLY. HE WAS WALKING BACK THIS WAY WITH HIS HAND IN HIS BACK POCKET LIKE THIS. AND WHEN HE IS WALKING THE COPS APPROACH HIM. AND THEY PUT GUNS ON HIM AND TOLD HIM TO STOP. Reporter: POLICE QUICKLY ARRESTED AUSTIN ACROSS THE STREET AND RECOVERED THIS SEMI- AUTOMATIC HANDGUN. THE VICTIM’S COWORKERS ARE DEVASTATED. YOU KNOW, THERE WAS NO REASON FOR HIM TO DO WHAT HE DID. THEY DIDN’T TALK TO HIM. THERE WAS NO PROBLEM BETWEEN THEM. THEY DON’T KNOW THE GUY. THEY DON’T KNOW HIM. WHY SHOULD HE DO WHAT HE DID? IT WAS VERY FOOLISH. WE’RE LIKE FAMILY. WE DON’T EVEN KNOW THIS GUY. Reporter: AUSTIN HAS BEEN ARRESTED NINE TIMES, MOST RECENTLY IN 2008 FOR ROBBERY. ONE OF THE WORKERS MAY SPEND HIS LIFE IN A WHEELCHAIR. HE GOES TO SURGERY TOMORROW.