Man shot during robbery attempt on Holbrooke St.

Posted at: 04/27/2013 10:46 AM
Updated at: 04/27/2013 6:54 PM

Rochester Police say a man was shot during an attempted robbery on the city's north side.

Officers tell News10NBC they responded to Holbrooke Street near Portland Avenue at 11:15 p.m. Friday night for the report of a man shot. When they arrived they found a 32-year-old man who had been shot once in his upper torso.

According to police, the victim says he was approached by a man after he parked his car in the area. That man tried to rob the victim and shot him during the altercation.

The victim was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital and is currently in stable condition.

Police say the suspect was a large male and had something covering his face.