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Police looking for 3 masked suspects in south St. Louis shooting

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(KMOV.com) -- A south St. Louis shooting victim is recovering in the hospital after suffering a gunshot wound to his foot late Tuesday night.

 The shooting happened in the 2000 block of Wyoming around 10:25 p.m. authorities said.
 
The 34-year-old victim told police him and another man were walking in the Benton Park area when they were approached by three people with their faces covered.  The men turned around and ran away.  While fleeing, shots rang out and that's when the victim was wounded.
 

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Police said the victim went back to his home and reported the incident.  He was taken to an area hospital where doctors indicate he is in satisfactory condition and is expected to be OK.
 
Police are looking for the three masked suspects.

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