Police looking for suspect in Tower Grove Park shooting - KMOV.com

Police looking for suspect in Tower Grove Park shooting

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SOUTH ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -

Police are investigating a shooting and robbery in Tower Grove Park early Friday morning.

Police said the 26-year-old male victim was walking through the east end of Tower Grove Park around 12:20 a.m. Friday when he passed a black Jeep Cherokee.

The victim told police the suspect got out of the Jeep and approached him, attempting to rob him. The victim ran, and the suspect fired gunshots, hitting the victim's leg.

A friend took the victim to the hospital, where he was listed as stable.

Police are still looking for the male suspect.

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