HOLLYWOOD HILLS—A man in a parked car on Mulholland Drive was shot in the finger during an attempted armed robbery on Monday, September 9 around 12 a.m. ABC 7 News first reported.
According to the Los Angeles Police Department, reports indicate the suspect was armed at the time of the robbery. The suspect, who was wearing a ski mask, parked his vehicle next to the victim and opened the victim’s car door before firing a shot, striking the victim in the finger.
The victim played dead, and the suspect stole his wallet and cellphone before fleeing the scene. Officials with the LAPD are investigating the case. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police.