Man struck by gun, injured during robbery in Gary

2014-02-21T19:15:00Z 2014-02-21T21:26:12Z Man struck by gun, injured during robbery in Gary

GARY | A 42-year-old man was reportedly injured during a robbery Wednesday night in the 2200 block of Garnett Street.

According to the reports, the victim was with friends around 9 p.m., when a person known to him approached him holding a gun and demanding money.

Police said the victim reported he was then struck with the gun by the suspect, who took an undetermined amount of cash before fleeing the scene.

The victim was transported to an area emergency room for treatment of his injuries, according to police.

Steven Ross Johnson

Times Correspondent

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