A 39-year-old Ypsilanti Township man is recovering after being shot during an armed robbery at a local apartment complex.
Washtenaw County Sheriff's deputies say the victim was dropped off by an acquaintance at St. Joseph's Mercy Hospital after he was shot in the leg.
The victim says while he was walking through an apartment complex in the 1100 block of S. Harris around at 9:00 p.m. Monday night when a man he recognized pulled out a hand gun and demanded his cash. As the victim was turning over the money the suspect shot him and took off.
Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call the Washtenaw County Confidential Tip line at (734) 973-7711 or 1-800-SPEAK UP.