Auto shop worker shot during attempted robbery in Hunting Park

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No arrests have been made in connection with the shooting.
Credit: Metro Archive

A 22-year-old man was shot Monday morning during an attempted robbery at Sixth Street and the Roosevelt Boulevard in Hunting Park, according to police.

Police said the victim, who 6ABC-TV identified as an employee of the Fixed Flats garage, was shot in the upper thigh by two men as they attempted to rob him.

The suspects fled on foot, while the victim was rushed to a local hospital, where police said he was in stable condition.

Investigators said Monday no arrests had yet been made in connection with the crime.



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