Victim shot in robbery attempt then arrested

Victim shot in robbery attempt then arrested

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis Police are looking for the suspects who shot a man while he was walking in the area of Airways Boulevard and Saratoga Friday.

Police believe Tony Washington, 34, was attacked by three unknown men. The victim told investigators the men pulled up in a vehicle and fired a shot, hitting him in the leg.

Washington was taken to Regional Medical Center in non-critical condition. No property was taken from him.

During the investigation, Memphis Police discovered Washington had multiple warrants and he was taken into custody.

No other arrests have been made at this time. This is an ongoing investigation.

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