Hillside Road shooting possibly a result of attempted robbery

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D.C. police are investigating a shooing that took place in the Benning Ridge neighborhood of Southeast D.C. on Wednesday morning.

(Photo: Samuel Corum)

Police say the victim, who is described in very critical condition, was shot, possibly behind the ear, during a robbery attempt in the 4600 block of Hillside Road SE.

The suspect is described as a black male in a blue hooded sweatshirt and black cargo pants. He was last seen in the area of Benning Road SE, police say.

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