NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Police in New Haven are investigation the shooting of a 41-year-old man during what he reported as an attempted armed robbery.
Police on Saturday identified the victim as Kendall Woodson. He told investigators that a teenager shot him once in the thigh after he refused to meet his demand for money Friday night.
Emergency medical technicians took the victim to Yale-New Haven Hospital for treatment of a non-life-threatening injury.
Investigators are searching for the gunman they described as skinny with no facial hair, who was last seen wearing a red shirt, ret baseball cap and blue jeans.
Police are asking anyone who may have helpful information to contact detectives.