Man shot on Monroe Avenue in possible botched robbery

A man was shot three times near 1872 Monroe Ave. Wednesday afternoon.



The 46-year-old victim was struck in the hip, abdomen and leg around 2 p.m.



Police say they are seeking a man in his 20s who was wearing all black clothing at the time of the shooting. The incident may have been a botched robbery.



The victim is in stable condition at Bronx Lebanon Hospital.


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