Robbery victim shoots suspect in Oakland

September 10, 2012 8:10:57 AM PDT
A robbery attempt in an Oakland neighborhood near Lake Merritt was foiled when the victim shot the suspect.

It all went down on Lee Street near Van Buren Avenue at about 1:30 this morning. The wounded would-be robber was taken to a local hospital for treatment. A neighbor tells ABC7 News there have been several armed robberies in the neighborhood.