Man shot on North Charleston street

A man was shot while walking Wednesday night in North Charleston, according to police.

The shooting was reported shortly before 10 p.m. on Burton Lane near Spruill Avenue. The man said he was walking when two men dressed in black came up and tried to rob him, then shot him during the confrontation, police spokesman Spencer Pryor said.

The man was transported to Medical University Hospital for treatment. His injuries did not appear to be life-threatening, Pryor said.

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