What started as a simple "hello" ended with a gunshot and man hospitalized.

According to the Detroit Free Press, police stated that two couples were standing in line to catch a movie in Macomb Twp. Michigan, when a  52-year-old man said "hello" to a  24-year-old man's female friend. The 24-year-old took offense and an altercation ensued. The 52-year-old gentleman drew a gun and shot the 24-year- old in the chest.

The younger man was shot in the collarbone and immediately taken to the hospital. He is in critical condition but expected to survive.

According to the Detroit Free Press

The 52-year-old suspect is in custody and has been cooperative. It's unconfirmed whether the suspect is licensed to carry a firearm. The case remains under investigation.

No comment has been made by the victims family at this time.