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August 29, 2014

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Man shot outside Big Lots store is critical; suspect on loose

Shooting

A man is suspected of shooting a man and attempting to rob him Wednesday night in a Big Lots parking lot.

Metro Police responded the shooting about 8 p.m. at a Big Lots store on Flamingo Road and Boulder Highway.

The victim had been driving in the parking lot when the gunman approached his car on foot and demanded his wallet, police said. When the victim refused, the suspect shot him in the upper torso. The suspect then got into a Nissan Armada and drove west on Flamingo Road, police said.

The victim was transported to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in critical condition.

Metro Police is investigating the incident.

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