Police: Man shot in leg during attempted robbery in Pawtucket

Crime scene tape and police cruisers block off part of Rhodes Street in Pawtucket, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2022. (WLNE)

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WLNE) — A man was shot in the leg during an attempted robbery in Pawtucket early Tuesday morning.

Pawtucket police responded at about 6:30 a.m. to Rhodes Street for reports of shots fired.

ABC6 News crews at the scene witnessed crime scene tape blocking off the area.

The victim is being taken to Rhode Island Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No further information was immediately released.

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