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Man shot during robbery attempt in West Pullman

A 19-year-old man was shot when two people tried to rob him Saturday night in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.

Two attackers walked up to him with a gun about 9:20 p.m. in the 12300 block of South Union and they got into a struggle for the weapon, which went off and struck the man in the foot, police said.

He took himself to MetroSouth Medical Center in Blue Island, where he is listed in good condition, police said.