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Police Search for Triggerman Involved in Overnight Robbery, Shooting

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SUMMIT COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - Police in Springfield are searching for a gunman this hour.

This, after a shooting at the Mega Spin on South Arlington Road just before 1AM Wednesday morning.

The doorbell of the Mega Spin started to ring repeatedly and when an employee answered the door, an armed suspect pointed a small caliber pistol at him.

The victim grabbed the gun and the suspect pulled the victim outside. A brief physical altercation ensued, and the suspect shot the victim in the leg.

The suspect then pointed the gun at the victim again and demanded his wallet. The victim relinquished his wallet and the shooting suspect, along with two other suspects, fled the scene.

The victim was treated at the scene for the gunshot wound. 

The shooting suspect is described as a black male, approximately 20 years old, 5' 7", wearing dark pants and a dark hooded sweatshirt.

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