Police: Man shot Monday in North Toledo


Toledo police are investigating a shooting that sent a central city man to the hospital Monday. 

Alvin Bailey, age not listed in report, of the 900 block of Collins Street, was shot once in the lower back at about 9:40 p.m. in a North Toledo alley, police said.

Mr. Bailey told police he was walking southbound in the alley when an unknown man in a mask approached him and took money from his pockets. The masked man fired five shots, according to a police report.

Mr. Bailey was transported to Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center for injuries that aren’t believed to be life-threatening. 

Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers at 419-255-1111.