ETX man shot in leg during robbery, police searching for suspect - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

ETX man shot in leg during robbery, police searching for suspect

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -

Longview Police are investigating a robbery, that left one person injured after being shot.

According to Longview Police, the incident happened around 1pm Saturday in the 500-block of Aurel Boulevard. Officers were dispatched for a robbery, but when they arrived they learned that a black male had been shot by a suspect who was attempting to rob him.

The victim was shot in the leg, and was transported to Good Shepherd Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries.

Police are continuing to investigate this case and are asking if anyone has information regarding this crime, to please contact the Longview Police Department at 903-237-1199.

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