27-year-old shot in the chest during carjacking in Affton - KMOV.com

27-year-old shot in the chest during carjacking in Affton

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(KMOV.com) – Police are searching for the suspect responsible for shooting a 27-year-old man in Affton during a carjacking.

Authorities say the suspect approached the victim in a parking lot in the 6900 block of Creek View Trail around 7:45 p.m. on Saturday.

The suspect demanded the victim’s vehicle and then shot him in the chest. He then took the keys and fled the area in the victim’s vehicle.

The victim is currently being treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The vehicle is described as a tan 2007 Ford Focus with Missouri license plates DL6N2M.

The St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons is handling the investigation.

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