Des Moines resident shot by robbers

  • Tue Oct 30th, 2012 2:36pm
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Associated Press

DES MOINES — A Des Moines man was wounded in a struggle with two home-invasion robbers.

KIRO-TV reported that the robbers forced their way into the home about 11 p.m. Monday and demanded money.

The victim was pistol-whipped and shot. Police said he was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle and is expected to survive. A woman in the house at the time was not hurt.

Police are looking for the two robbers who fled.