Pottsville man shot in Delaware robbery attempt
A Pottsville, Pa., man was shot during a robbery attempt in Delaware on Thursday night.
The 47-year-old victim contacted police shortly after 10 p.m., 6ABC Action News reported. The shooting reportedly happened outside Edgemoor Liquors on the 4800 block of Governor Printz Boulevard.
Police initially were summoned to Claymont, Del., where the victim claimed he was traveling as a passenger in a vehicle during a 911 call. They eventually located the victim at the Days Inn on the 5200 block of Concord Pike in Wilmington.
The victim was flown to Christiana Hospital by Delaware State Police helicopter for treatment of a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the lower body.