2 Shot in Backyard During Robbery Attempt

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2014-03-03 22.13.20

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NORTH SACRAMENTO-

Two men working in the backyard of a home were shot Monday afternoon in an attempted robbery.

Sacramento Police say the two men were at a home near Pinell Street and Harris Avenue, when another man approached them.

The suspect tried to rob them, then shot one victim in the upper body and the other victim in the lower body.

Both victims are expected to survive.

The suspect took off running, and police believe he got into a car and took off.

Investigators have not released a description of the suspect at this time.