Shooting during possible robbery attempt
A man was grazed in the head by a bullet Thursday afternoon, possibly during a robbery attempt on a Northeast Washington street, D.C. police said.
Officers responded to the 300 block of V Street NE and found the victim conscious and breathing about 2:50 p.m., said Officer Hugh Carew, a police spokesman.
The victim was taken to a hospital.
Police are investigating the incident as a possible robbery attempt and were searching for evidence in a nearby alley, Carew said.
No suspect information was immediately available.
This item has been updated to correct the location of the incident.
Washington Post Editors
| February 10, 2011; 4:28 PM ET
Categories: Clarence Williams, The District
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