Armed men in cars and on two motorcycles intercepted a man in Escazú Wednesday night in what is presumed to have been a robbery.
The man, identified by the last name of Cerdas, is 45. The shooting happened in San Rafael de Escazú at 7:30 p.m..
The motorist was shot in the leg and said that the robbery got a million colons, about $2,000. The man got to Trejos Montealegre and sought help. Rescue workers took him to Hospital San Juan de Dios.