Robbery suspect shot in the head during struggle

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – The Birmingham Police Department says they have taken a man into custody after he allegedly attempted a robbery.

Officers say the robbery took place last Thursday at the 700 block of 3rd Avenue West around 4:00 a.m. During the robbery, the victim began to struggle and the suspect received a non-life threatening gunshot to the head.

The suspect later arrived at St. Vincent's Hospital South, but left before being treated.

37-year-old Eric Dion Wolfe was taken into custody on Saturday and faces a 1st Degree Robbery charge. He is being held in the Jefferson County Jail.

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