1 man injured after Shelby Co. attempted robbery, shooting - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

1 man injured after Shelby Co. attempted robbery, shooting

SHELBY COUNTY, TN (WMC) -

Shelby County sheriff's deputies are investigating a Saturday night shooting at the Country Market in the 9000 block of Austin Peay Highway that sent a man to the hospital in critical condition.

According to the Shelby County Sheriff's Office, an attempted robbery happened at that location around 9 p.m. Deputies say a man wearing a ski mask struggled with a 59-year-old man in the parking lot.

The 59-year-old was shot in shoulder and taken to the Regional Medical Center in critical condition.

The suspect left the scene in a dark-colored vehicle, and was last seen headed northbound on Highway 14 toward Tipton County.

The suspect is still on the run.

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