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Man in critical condition after attempted robbery in south city

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(KMOV) -- A man is in critical condition after being shot during an attempted robbery in  south St. Louis City Saturday evening.

The incident took place at a convenience store in the 4400 block of South Grand just after 7 p.m.

Authorities say the victim is a 44-year-old male who was shot in both the abdomen and leg.

According to police, the suspects entered the store and announced a robbery. The victim was shot after he told the two men he did not have any money.

The suspects then opened fire and fled the scene on foot moments after the shooting.

The victim is expected to survive.

Authorities have not released any information on the identities of the suspects.

An investigation is ongoing by St. Louis City Police.

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