PD: Man shot during robbery attempt in west Phoenix

Posted: 7:39 AM, Oct 09, 2017
Updated: 2017-10-09 13:43:42Z

Phoenix Police are investigating after a man was shot during an attempted robbery early Monday morning. 

Police say the victim and his friend were walking near 70th Avenue and Indian School around 12:30 a.m. when another man tried to take his money.

During the robbery attempt, the suspect, only described as a Hispanic man in his twenties, fired a shot, injuring the victim. 

The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

No other information has been released. 

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