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Man Recovers After Attempted Armed Robbery

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A 54-year-old man is recovering Wednesday after being shot during an attempted armed robbery.

It happened around midnight near North Harvard and East Seminole.

The victim told Tulsa Police he had just came home from work and was taking out the trash when 19-year-old Tevin Griffin tried to rob him.

Griffin eventually shot the victim in the torso then ran away.

When TPD arrived to the house, the victim was awake and talking. He gave police a description of the suspect and they found him a few blocks away. There was a short pursuit and he was taken into custody.

The victim is recovering and is expected to survive.

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