One shot during attempted armed robbery

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – According to police, one person was shot during an attempted armed robbery late Friday night.

Police say two black men with handguns approached a female in a vehicle in the 1000 block of St. Paul Street  just after 11:30 p.m, outside of her boyfriend’s residence.

Police go on to say that the two men told the female to exit her vehicle and then attempted to take her cellphone and purse.

However, the woman put up a fight and when then struck in the face and head by the handgun. It was at point she began screaming for help.

Her boyfriend exited the house and a struggle then ensued.

One of the armed suspects attempted to run off.  The other suspect shot the boyfriend twice.

The suspects fled the scene on foot.

The individual who was shot was transported to Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital in serious but stable condition.

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