ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- Detectives with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department are investigating a violent robbery that left one person injured.
Police said a man was walking in the 4300 block of Oregon around 3:00 a.m. Friday when an unknown man armed with a silver handgun shot the victim in the stomach during the robbery.
The victim handed over cash and a pack of cigarettes to the shooter, who then fled the scene, police said.
The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.