DETROIT (WWJ) – Two men are recovering in the hospital after being shot during a robbery in Detroit and now, police are searching for the gunman.

The incident happened just after 8 p.m. Tuesday in the 18900 block of Biltmore, in a west side neighborhood near 7 Mile Road and the Southfield Freeway.

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Police say the suspect approached the victims and announced a hold-up, during which shots were fired. Both victims received gunshot wounds and were taken to the hospital for treatment.

Investigators are now searching for the gunman. A description was not immediately released.

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Anyone with information is urged to contact police at 313-267-4600.


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