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Man shot during Fayetteville gas-pump robbery

Posted March 12, 2012 12:00 p.m. EDT
Updated March 12, 2012 12:08 p.m. EDT

— A robber shot a man pumping gas at a Fayetteville station early Saturday, police said.

The victim was pumping gas at 1913 Ramsey St. around 2 a.m. when a man approached him, demanded money and then shot him, police said. The robber fled the scene on foot.

The victim was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. An update on his condition was not available.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call police at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that solve crimes.