Armed: Robbery Victim Shoots Suspected Robber

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LAKEWOOD, OH (WOIO) - A robbery suspect was shot by the man he was trying to rob Monday morning.

Lakewood police tell 19 Action News that around 1:40 a.m. a man was in the parking lot of the Colonial Club Apartments located at 146 Newman when the victim was approached.

The suspect was shot by the victim. It is unknown whether or not the victim used his own weapon or if it was the suspect's gun.

The shooting victim was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center where his condition remains unknown at this time.

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