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Attempted robbery leaves one with a gunshot wound


MADISON (WKOW) -- Madison police are investigating a shooting that happened on Emerald Street late Monday night.

A 27-year-old man was standing outside his vehicle when the suspect approached him from behind.  The victim states the man grabbed him and demanded all his "stuff".

The suspect, black male, 25-30-years-old, had a black handgun pointed at the victim.  That's when the victim pushed away from the suspect.

The gun was fired and the suspect ran off.  The victim realized he was struck in the leg.  He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

The suspect is further described as being approximately 5'9" to 5'10" with a thin build, and he had a goatee. 

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