Teen Shoots Victim During Robbery

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Police are looking for a teen who shot the victim during a robbery.

Police said the victim was shot in the leg, and the suspect, believed to be about 15 years old, took off.

K-9 units were called in to search for the suspect, but could not locate him.

Police said the victim is a truck driver who was delivering fuel. The victim is expected to recover, according to police.

Police do not have a good description of the suspect, because he was wearing a ski mask, dark jacket and blue jeans. He did have a thin build.

The incident happened shortly after 8 p.m. Sunday on the 1400 block of Academy Blvd. in Colorado Springs.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 444-7000.

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