Couple wounded in West Seattle robbery attempt

SEATTLE — Police say a man was shot in the leg and a woman wounded by shrapnel when robbers attempted to take their cell phones about 4:30 a.m. Friday in the parking lot of a West Seattle convenience store.

Fire department medics transported the couple to Harborview Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police are looking for the gunman and three other men who fled the scene in a car.

Witnesses told TV reporters they heard five shots.

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