TAKOMA PARK, Md. (WUSA) -- Takoma Park police report that Monday night, someone was leaving a bank in the 1100 block of University Boulevard when a man came up to them with a handgun and shot him or her. The man then took the person's money.
The person who was shot suffered non-life threatening injuries and was taken to the hospital. Police did not give an age or gender for the person who was injured.
Police describe the culprit as a black male of medium to dark complexion, approximately 6 feet tall with a skinny build and between 170 and 190 pounds. He was wearing a black hat, black jacket and black or gray shoes. They noted that the pants he was wearing were gray in color and made out of some material like the material of slacks.
Police are still investigating the shooting and are asking that if you have any information that you call them at 301-270-1100 or text TPPDTIP plus your message to 847411.