Garage worker shot in attempted robbery in Hunting Park

September 2, 2013 6:55:37 AM PDT
A worker at the Fixed Flats garage in the city's Hunting Park section was shot and wounded Monday morning, police say.

The shooting happened around 6:45 a.m. at the intersection of Roosevelt Boulevard and 6th Street.

According to police, two males were attempting a robbery when the victim was shot in his thigh.

Both suspects fled the scene and the victim was rushed to the hospital in stable condition.

Police are searching for the suspects.

The victim's name has not been released.