WYOMING, Mich. (WZZM) -- Police are seeking help in identifying three men who attempted to rob a man and shot him with a pellet gun.
The attempted robbery happened on Wednesday, September 11 at around 5 p.m. Officers say three men got off a RAPID bus at Burton Street and Havana Avenue SW. Police say they then approached a man and told him to hand over his cell phone and empty his pockets. When the victim refused, one of the suspects pointed a silver hand gun at the back of his head.
The victim again refused to hand over his possessions and one of the suspects shot him three times in the back of the head with an Air Soft or BB gun. The three men then ran from the scene.
The three suspects are described as black males, ages 16-18.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Wyoming Police Department at (616) 530-7300 or Silent Observer at (616) 774-2345.