Man shot during robbery in Concord

CONCORD (BCN) — A 29-year-old man was hospitalized early Sunday morning after he was shot during a robbery in Concord, according to police.

Around 2 a.m., officers responded to a report of shots fired near La Vista Way and Clayton Road, police said.

Upon arrival, officers discovered a man suffering from a single gunshot wound to the buttocks.

Officers learned three men had confronted the victim, as he walking on La Vista Way, according to police.

One of the suspects tried to steal the victim’s duffel bag. While the victim was struggling with the first suspect, a second suspect then shot the victim, police said.

The two suspects, along with a third, fled in a Silver Honda.

The victim was taken to a hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening, according to police.

Investigators do not believe the incident was gang-related.

Descriptions of the suspects were not immediately available.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the police department’s Major Crimes Unit at (925) 671-3030. Callers who wish to remain anonymous can call the police tip line at (925) 603-5836.

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