SugarHouse Says Shooting, Robbery Not Connected To Casino

SugarHouse Says Shooting, Robbery Not Connected To Casino

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PHILADELPHIA -

A man says he was abducted, robbed and shot after a trip to SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia.

But a spokesperson for the gaming house says it's not connected to the incident.

The man claims three men followed him to Southwest Philadelphia and grabbed him at Saint Bernard and Springfield avenue, throwing him into a van and taking $3,800, according to police.

He tells police the men shot him before leaving him on the 1800 block of Oakmont Avenue.

There's no word on the victim's condition. Police say the suspects were in a van labeled "Soft Touch Cleaners."

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