53-year-old man shot during armed robbery on Detroit’s west side

Victim is in critical condition

Detroit police crime scene ((WDIV))

DETROIT – Police are investigating an armed robbery and shooting that happened Saturday evening on Detroit’s west side.

According to authorities, at about 6 p.m., two suspects exited a vehicle near the intersection of Ferguson Street and McNichols Road, approached the 53-year-old victim and attempted to rob him. Police said the two suspects fired shots, striking the man, who was taken to a hospital, where he is listed in critical condition.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department at 313-596-5840.

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