Man shot while attempting to fight off robber near 38th and North

Milwaukee (CBS 58) -- A 28-year-old man is recovering after being shot during a robbery attempt.

According to police, the man was meeting with friends in the area of 38th and North when a suspect attempted to rob him. The victim tried to fight off the suspect at which time he was shot.

It happened around 9:40 p.m.

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment of what is believed to be a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

Milwaukee Police continue to search for a suspect.

Stay with CBS 58 News for more information on this developing story. 

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