Man shot while walking home from work - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man shot while walking home from work

Posted: Updated:
Police on the scene of the shooting on Faronia Police on the scene of the shooting on Faronia
MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC-TV) - Another Memphis man was shot while attempting to flee from a "street robber."

Memphis police say the victim was walking home from work a little after 11 Wednesday night on Faronia.

A man came up behind him and told him to "drop everything."

When the victim saw he had a gun, the victim ran. And as he was running away, the robber shot him in the buttocks.

The wounded man is going to be okay, but unfortunately the shooter got away.

If you have any information that could help get the shooter behind bars, please contact the authorities.

Copyright 2012 WMC-TV. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow