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Metro police investigating attempted robbery, shooting

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The victim said he was shot while trying to run away from a robber. (WSMV) The victim said he was shot while trying to run away from a robber. (WSMV)
NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Police say a man was shot during an attempted robbery overnight south of downtown Nashville.

The victim said he was walking from the Z-Mart on Lafayette Street when a man tried to rob him.

According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, the victim was shot in the knee as he tried to run away around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The victim's injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Police have not identified the gunman at this time.

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