(KMOV)--A woman was shot in the ankle after being robbed on the 4700 block of Leduc in St. Louis, Thursday.
According to the 40-year-old victim, around 10:45p.m., she and a 17-year-old female were in her car when two black males approached them. One of the suspects displayed a gun and ordered the 40-year-old woman from the car. The suspect then fired one shot, striking her in the ankle.
The suspects were able to get the other victim out of the car and threw her to the ground.
The suspects then took money from both victims and fled from the scene on foot.
The 40-year-old victim was taken to an area hospital and is listed in serious condition.
No other injuries were reported.
The investigation is ongoing.