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Man shot during armed robbery near 27th Avenue and I-10

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Posted at 6:57 AM, Dec 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-23 09:02:36-05

PHOENIX — A man was shot during an armed robbery that took place in the area of 27th Avenue and I-10 shortly after 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Phoenix police say officers responded to the area where they found a man with a gunshot wound that appeared to be non-life-threatening.

The man told authorities he was robbed at gunpoint and the suspect had shot him.

Police said following the shooting, the victim was inside of a vehicle that ran into a tree.

The incident remains under investigation.