Witness: Man followed, shot during robbery

Coconut Creek police investigating shooting with possible robbery attempt


COCONUT CREEK, Fla. – A man in his 30s was followed home and shot during a gold chain robbery, according to Ricky Clark, the victim's neighbor.

The robbery happened at 3902 Sleepy Orange Lane about 6:15 a.m. Tuesday, Clark said.

"He was all bloodied up," Clark told Local 10. "I guess he was being chased by someone or some people, but I don't know, I didn't see them. He said they took his necklaces, his gold chains. It's terrible."

Clark said he heard the man scream for help after the shooting. The man's wife said he would be okay, according to Clark.

Police confirmed detectives were investigating a shooting involved a possible robbery attempt, but didn't say where the investigation was or provide any other details.