The Northfield Police Department is investigating the armed robbery and shooting of a Northfield man that occurred early Tuesday morning.
Officers responded to a report of a possible gunshot in the area of Hwy. 3 and Third Street West around 12:15 a.m., according to a release from the police. When officers arrived, they found a male victim lying on the ground.
The victim had been approached by one male suspect who demanded the victim’s personal items and then shot the victim in the abdomen with a handgun, according to the police report.
Police believe the suspect might have fled in a van from the area.