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Man shot, robbed while urinating on a building in north St. Louis City

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ST. LOUIS, Mo (KMOV.com) – Police say a 57-year-old man was shot and robbed while he was urinating on the side of a building in north St. Louis City.

The incident happened in the 800 block of East Taylor, near North Broadway around 12:05 a.m. on Saturday. According to police, the victim and suspect know each other and exited the bus together. As the victim began urinating on the building, the suspect shot him in the leg.

The suspect then began rummaging through the victim's pockets and fled the scene. The victim says he is unsure if the suspect actually stole anything from him before fleeing.

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment. He is listed as stable. The suspect is described as a black male, 5'11,” and was wearing all black at the time of the assault.

The investigation is ongoing.

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