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1 killed, 1 injured in shooting after attempted robbery

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The shooting happened in the 2700 block of Monticello Drive. The shooting happened in the 2700 block of Monticello Drive.
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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A man involved in a robbery was killed in a shooting overnight, police said.

It happened a little after 10 p.m. Monday in the 2700 block of Monticello Drive. Police said two armed men approached three other men, trying to rob them. Shots rang out among both groups.

One of the robbers was shot several times and was dead on the scene, according to police. Witnesses said he was in his 20s. One of the robbery victims was shot in the leg. HEMSI took the victim to the hospital. The victim is expected to recover.

Officers collected three guns at the scene. They are also questioning those involved. No arrests have been made yet.

Police said a white older model sedan was seen leaving the scene, possibly driven by the other robber.

If you have any information on this incident, call Huntsville police. This investigation is ongoing.

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