Killeen: Man shot during early-morning robbery attempt taken to hospital

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KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) A man who was shot during a robbery attempt as he walked through a Killeen neighborhood early Wednesday was taken to a local hospital.

The shooting was reported at around 3:45 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Polk Street and Westcliff Road.

The victim told officers he was walking when a four-door sedan pulled up and the occupants demanded his belongings, police said.

When he refused, one of the people in the car shot him, police said.

He was taken to Scott & White Medical Center in Temple in stable condition.

No further details were released.