Security guard shot during robbery attempt

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A security guard was shot during a robbery attempt at a Henrico shopping center.

This happened around 10:00 p.m. Thursday in the 3100 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike in eastern Henrico...that's near Harvie Road.

The employees of the DTLR were locking up with an armed security guard when they were approached by a number of suspects. A verbal confrontation occurred. Shots were fired and the security guard was shot in the hand.

Police are hoping to get more information from surveillance video.

There is no suspect information or vehicle description at this time. We will update you with more information on 12 News Today.

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