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(WMC-TV) – An attempted robbery overnight leaves one man critically wounded, and at the MED.

Police are looking for the person who shot a man twice after attempting to rob him.

Officers found the victim at the corner of Shelby Drive and Auburn around 1:30 this morning.

He says he was walking down the street when a silver Dodge Intrepid pulled up.

According the victim, a man with a gun got out of the car, and tried to rob him.

When he didn't give the robber anything, the criminal then shot him.

The shooter then got back in the car, and drove off.

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