Man shot during robbery in Harrisburg

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A 29-year-old man is recovering after being shot during a robbery along North 5th and Woodbine Streets in Harrisburg early Friday morning. The victim told police that a man approached him as he was walking to his girlfriends house and demanded his valuables.    When the victim resisted–the robber pulled out a gun and shot him in the buttocks. The victim was driven to a local hospital by a friend. He was later transferred to Hershey Medical Center for treatment.

Police say the suspect got away with a small amount of cash and cigarettes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 717-255-3114.