Man taking out trash shot in foot during armed robbery - KMOV.com

Man taking out trash shot in foot during armed robbery

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A man was hospitalized after being shot in the foot during an armed robbery in west St. Louis.

The 21-year-old man told police he was taking his trash out in the alley in the 5900 block of Horton Place when a man approached him, displayed a firearm and announced a robbery around 12:30 a.m. Saturday. The suspect then checked the victim’s empty pockets and shot him in the foot.

After being shot, the victim was driven to the hospital by a family member. He was treated and listed in stable condition.

No other information has been released.

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