Rushville armed robbery suspect shoots himself, survives

A man is in custody after he tried to rob a Rushville pharmacy and later turned a gun on himself.

The man, whose name has not been released by authorities, tried to rob the County Market pharmacy on Clinton St. Thursday morning, according to the Schuyler County Sheriff's Office.

The man showed a weapon and robbed the store.

He was taken in to custody at a nearby alley with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, the Sheriff's Office said.

The Sheriff's Office is expected to release more information today.