Man shot in West Baltimore while fighting off robbers

A 42-year-old man was hospitalized Tuesday night with a gunshot wound he suffered while fighting off three robbers in West Baltimore, police said.

The man was shot in his lower back during the attempted robbery Monday evening, but he checked himself into the hospital Tuesday night.

Police said he was approached by three robbers in the 1200 block of Poplar Grove St. around 7 p.m. Monday.

Anyone with information can call police, 410-396-2221.

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