ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – Police are searching for suspects accused of shooting a 65-year-old man Tuesday morning during an attempted robbery.
The 65-year-old victim told police he was seated inside a car when the suspects approached and demanded money.
After the victim attempted to take out his wallet one of the suspects shot him in the stomach and arm. The suspects fled shortly after.
According to police, the incident happened around 3:00 a.m. in the 4700 block of Thrush.
The victim, whose name has not been released, was taken to an area hospital where he is listed in critical condition. He is expected to survive his injuries.
No suspects have been taken into custody at this time. The investigation is ongoing.