Police: Man shot in struggle with robber

Posted at 8:41 AM, Jul 18, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-18 09:16:23-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Police said a man was shot in an armed robbery early Wednesday. It happened at about 3:00 a.m. at the Lowe’s Hardware store in the 2500 block of Shiela Lane.

Police said the victim and the alleged robber struggled over the gun, resulting in the victim being shot in the hand. The victim drove himself to Chippenham Hospital for treatment.

At this time, there is no information available on the suspected robber.