Man shot with sawed off shot-gun in East End robbery

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A 19 year old male is recovering today after being shot in an attempted robbery in Richmond's East End.

It happened around 10:45 last night on Coalter Street.

The victim was approached by a man with a sawed off shot-gun, who demanded money.

Police say, when the victim told the gunman he didn't have cash, he was shot in the lower torso.

No arrests have been made.

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