Suspect at large in Duluth Hillside shooting

By KBJR News 1

August 19, 2014 Updated Aug 19, 2014 at 9:30 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Duluth Police are searching for a suspect in an aggravated robbery in Duluth's East Hillside Neighborhood.

The incident left a 21-year-old with a gunshot to the leg.

Police say three men and the victim had been fighting over a bag in an alley near the Whole Foods Co-op.

That's when the suspect pulled out a handgun and shot the victim and ran off with the bag.

The suspect is described as a black male, 18-19 years old, 5'7'' to 5'8'' tall with a thin build. Witnesses tell police he was wearing a white t-shirt and black pants with dark shoes.

Police located the gun nearby.

They say the suspect and the victim know each other. The incident was not random.

If you have any information regarding the incident, you're asked to call 911.

Newsroom staff