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Man shot during attempted armed robbery in Lauderhill

Man shot during attempted armed robbery in Lauderhill

A man was shot in the hip during an attempted armed robbery Wednesday in Lauderhill, a police spokesman said. Lauderhill police received a 911 call about 3 p.m. regarding a possible shooting in the city, Lt. Gregory Solowsky said. When officers arrived at the Georgetown apartment complex, they were met by a man, who was later identified as the victim, and his acquaintance as they drove out of the complex toward a hospital. Lauderhill Fire Rescue transported the wounded man to Broward Health Medical Center. He was alert, conscious and breathing on his own while at the hospital with detectives about 6 p.m., Solowsky said. Investigators were working Wednesday evening to gather information...

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