Armed robbery suspect shot by officers recovering

Posted Monday, October 7, 2013 --- 2:54 p.m.

JACKSON, Wis. (AP) -- Police say a man who tried robbing a fast food restaurant in a small Washington County community is recovering after he was shot by officers.

Authorities say the suspect who tried to rob a Culver's in Jackson was confronted by responding officers behind the restaurant Sunday. Police say the suspect displayed a firearm and was shot by officers. WTMJ-TV says the man was taken by helicopter to Froedtert Hospital.

A Culver's employee was injured while grappling with the suspect.

Copyright 2013: Associated Press

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