Teen suspect shot in attempted robbery at northwest side AutoZone

Police say two people tried to rob an AutoZone store on N. Michigan Road Thursday. (WTHR photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — Police say a teenager was shot and wounded while attempting to rob a northwest side auto parts store.

The shooting happened on Michigan Road near West 75th Street around 9:30 p.m. Thursday. Police say two people came into the AutoZone store and tried to commit a robbery.

A worker shot at the suspects, striking a 17-year-old male. That suspect was taken to the hospital. He was stable when they transported him.

The second suspect got away.