HPD: Victim shot while fighting back against robber

Published: Mar. 20, 2014 at 5:53 PM CDT|Updated: Mar. 27, 2014 at 5:47 PM CDT
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HENDERSON CO., KY (WFIE) - A Henderson County man is taken to the hospital after an attempted robbery.

It happened around 5:30 Thursday morning at Chapelwood Apartments in Henderson.

Henderson Police say the suspect tried to rob the victim at gunpoint, but the victim fought back and tried to get the gun.

Police say the gun went off during the struggle and the victim was shot in the foot.

The victim was taken to Methodist Hospital with non life threatening injuries.

Police are still investigating.

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