Police: Man Shot During Robbery, 2 Suspects At Large

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A man was left lying in an apartment complex parking lot, shot in both legs, after two men reportedly tried to rob him.

Police are now trying to find the those suspects.

Springs police received a call around 10:20 p.m. Monday after shots were heard near the Hill Park Apartments on the 200 block of North Murray. Responding officers found the wounded man after arriving on scene. He was shot once in each leg.

The victim was rushed to the hospital, where he remains in critical but non-life threatening condition.

Officers then searched the area, but found no sign of any suspects. A number of neighbors heard the shots, but police say no one saw the actual shooting occur.

Police have spoken with the victim, and say they are now following up on a couple of leads that he gave him. They say they are looking for two black men, one 6-foot-1, the other about 5-foot-5. Both were dressed in dark clothing. No other suspect description is available at this time.

If you have any information on this incident, you are asked to call police at 444-7000 or Crime Stoppers at 634-STOP.