Man shot, robbed after refusing to handover property, police say

Police in the 5800 block of Cabanne Ave. after a man was shot early Tuesday (Credit: KMOV)

ST. LOUIS ( – Two suspects robbed a man after shooting him in St. Louis’ West End neighborhood early Tuesday morning.

The 55-year-old victim was in the 5800 block of Cabanne Avenue when two men approached him and demanded his property around 1:50 a.m. When the victim refused to give the suspects anything, one of them pulled out a gun and shot him, causing the victim to fall to the ground.

The suspects then went through the victim’s pockets and took items.

The victim was taken to the hospital and listed in critical, stable condition. He sustained gunshot wounds to his chest and neck.

No other details have been released.

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