"I saw the blood, everything on the wall, and thought, 'Oh, I'm finished. He shoot me in my head I'm dying now, '" Islam told WABC. "He shoot my wife. The bullet went by the top of her head, but it did not touch her."
His wife was able to run to a third-floor apartment and call police. The intruders fled, without taking anything, and left behind the empty boxes they had used as props, according to WCBS.