Midfield Dollar General robbed; man shot shortly after

Midfield Dollar General robbed; man shot shortly after
According to Midfield Police Chief Jesse Bell, a robbery occurred at the Dollar General on Jefferson Ave. (Source: wbrc)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Midfield Police are investigating after a shooting and robbery took place shortly after 4 p.m. Friday afternoon.

According to Midfield Police Chief Jesse Bell, a robbery occurred at the Dollar General on Jefferson Ave. Minutes later, less than a block away, a man was shot. The man was taken to an area hospital, where his injuries were described as non-life threatening.

No suspects are currently in custody.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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