Springfield, Mo. -- (2/5/2018) A Springfield man was shot and robbed during a drug deal that occurred around 9:30 a.m. Monday morning.

According to reports, a male victim met up with a drug dealer to make a purchase. The victim gave the dealer money and then the suspect shot the victim in the left hand and fled the scene on foot.

The victim was transported to Cox North for his non-life threatening injury. The victim is uncooperative and does not wish to press charges or allow police to investigate. The shooting occurred near the lot of the Days Inn at Norton and Kentwood.

(Media Release)