65 year-old robbed, shot in the chest in south St. Louis - KMOV.com

65 year-old robbed, shot in the chest in south St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

A 65 year-old man was robbed and shot in the chest Sunday, police said. 

The robbery took place around 11:21 a.m. in the 5400 block of Odell Street, in the Southwest Garden neighborhood in south St. Louis. 

Police said the victim sustained a gunshot wound to the chest. He was transported to the hospital where he is currently in stable condition. 

Police said they are looking for a male suspect of a thin build, who is wearing a grey, hooded sweatshirt.

The investigation of the shooting is ongoing. 

News 4 will update this story as more information is available. 

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