Student carrying laptop shot during armed robbery near Tower Gro - KMOV.com

Student carrying laptop shot during armed robbery near Tower Grove Park

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A man was shot in the leg during an armed robbery near Tower Grove Park late Wednesday night.

The victim and another man, who police described as graduate students carrying backpacks, were in the area of Grand and Wyoming, just south of the park, when the incident occurred around 11 p.m.

Police said two suspects approached the men, took their items, then fired a gun, striking one of the victims.

The man was taken to the hospital and is currently listed in stable condition.

No suspect description has been released.

Police have not said what was taken during the armed robbery.

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