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Man shot at while running for help during armed robbery in Central West End

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Authorities are searching for two men who shot at a man who was running for help after they robbed a woman at gun point early Tuesday morning in the Central West End.

The 32-year-old woman was walking with the man in the 4000 block of McPherson when the suspects approached them, showed a gun and announced a robbery around 1 a.m.

According to police, the suspects grabbed the woman, took her purse and went through her pockets.

As the suspects were robbing the woman, the 25-year-old man ran from the scene yelling for help. As the man ran, the suspects fired shots at him.

Authorities said the suspects are between 18 and 20 years old. 

The investigation is ongoing. 


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