ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- Police say a man was shot in the back while attempting to flee from a robbery in south St. Louis early Sunday morning.
The victim, a man in his 20's, told police two men were robbing him at the intersection of Dewey and Meramec around 12:25 a.m. when he tried to escape. The assailants then allegedly fired shots at the victim, grazing his back as he fled.
Officials say the man is listed in stabled condition.
Police are investigating the incident.