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Man shot in alleged armed robbery attempt
Incident occurred in woods behind Seasons Apartments
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A man was shot in the hand Sunday during an alleged armed robbery off Robin Hood Trail.

The 22-year-old victim told police he was the victim of an armed robbery, but nothing was taken, said Statesboro police Cpl. Justin Samples.

The reported robbery occurred in a wooded area behind Seasons Apartments just before 6 a.m., he said.

According to reports, police, including Detective Kevin Wadley, who is leading the investigation, questioned witnesses, including two who live at the same address as the victim.

Anyone with information about the ongoing investigation is asked to call Wadley at (912) 764-9911. Reports did not list a description of the alleged offender.

 

 

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