On Sunday, August 6, Charleston Department of Public Safety was contacted about a report of a person shot in the 600 block of Paul Street. Upon arrival, officers found two men from Tennessee who said they were robbed. One of the men said he shot robber. The investigation indicates the robber was a 20 year old man from Charleston and was shot several times by the two Tennessee men when he allegedly pulled a gun and tried to rob them. The two Tennessee men then fled the scene and contacted officials. The Charleston man was transferred to an area hospital for treatment and is in serious condition. This is an ongoing investigation and no names have been released.