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Racine Police Department

RACINE — The Racine Police Department is investigating an attempted robbery Tuesday night that resulted in a man being shot and injured. 

At 7:23 p.m. Tuesday, officers responded to the 1700 block of Mead Street for a report of an attempted robbery, according to Racine Police Sgt. Adam Malacara.

During the attempted robbery, nothing was reportedly taken, but an adult male victim was allegedly found with a gunshot wound to his right thigh.

Malacara said the victim was not cooperative with police and was treated at the hospital. His condition was not released. The incident remained under investigation as of Wednesday.



Alyssa Mauk covers breaking news and courts. She enjoys hanging out with her daughter, gaming on her XBOX One, comic books and heavy metal music.

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