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Man shot in the foot during alleged robbery

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The victim claims he was shot in the food during a physical altercation with an unknown man. (Source: MGN) The victim claims he was shot in the food during a physical altercation with an unknown man. (Source: MGN)
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Officers responded to Crestwood Hospital for a shooting victim Thursday night.

The victim stated that while driving in the area of Cherry Street and Holmes Avenue he was approached by an unknown man asking for money. The victim said that when he pulled out his wallet, the man attempted to grab it.

According to the victim, the two got into a physical altercation at which time the man pulled out a gun and shot the victim in the foot. The victim said the man fled the area with an unknown amount of currency.

The injuries were not life threatening, and the investigation is ongoing.

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