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Man Shot During Robbery Attempt in Magnolia

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MAGNOLIA, Del. (WBOC/AP)- Delaware State Police say a 21-year-old man was shot during a robbery attempt in Magnolia.

Police said the incident occurred at around 12:20 a.m. Sunday in the area of Berg Alley and Lambert Drive, when two armed men approached a vehicle with three young men inside.

The armed men demanded money and property, and one of them fired several shots at the vehicle as it drove away.

The people in the car took the 21-year-old to a hospital for treatment. He was shot in the upper body, and police say his injuries were serious but not life-threatening.

Police are seeking to identify the two gunmen described only as two black males dressed in dark clothing and both armed with handguns.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Troop 3 at (302) 697-4454 or by utilizing the DSP Mobile Crime Tip Application available to download at: http://www.delaware.gov/apps/  Information can also be provided to the Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.  Information may also be provided via at www.tipsubmit.com. Send an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword "DSP."

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