Teen shot multiple times in Wynnefield

August 26, 2008 7:07:17 AM PDT
A teenager was shot multiple times in the city's Wynnefield section overnight. It happened at about 12:15 this morning on the 5300 block of Hazelhurst Street.

The victim, said to be in his late teens, made it over about a block away onto Montgomery Avenue before he collapsed. He sustained multiple gunshot wounds to the legs. He was transported to the hospital in critical condition.

Police are interviewing witnesses for suspects, but as of right now the only information they have is that it appears to have been an attempted robbery.

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