ST. LOUIS ( --- A man was reportedly robbed and shot by the person he was doing drugs with in north St. Louis overnight.

According to authorities, the 27-year-old victim was doing illegal narcotics with an acquaintance in the 1400 block of North 14th Street when the man pulled out a gun and robbed him of his money. After taking the money, the suspect shot the victim the leg and left the area.

The victim then walked to a family member’s home and had a friend drive him to the hospital, where he was listed in serious, stable condition.

The investigation is ongoing.

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