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Ardmore Police Investigating Mugging, Shooting

ARDMORE, OK -- Ardmore police are looking for two men after they say they tried to take a woman's purse.

Police say it happened around noon in the Ardmore Commons parking lot last Friday.

Captain Eric Hamblin says the woman was approached by two black males in dark clothing and tried to grab her purse as they passed.
Officers say the woman was able to hang on to her handbag while only sustaining a few scrapes and bruises.

Hamblin says the two men fled the scene in a dark colored four door car.

If you have any information, you are urged to contact the Ardmore Police Department.

Police are also looking into a shooting on a residential street from Sunday night.
Police say a juvenile male was shot once in the torso around 8:45 Sunday night on the 700 block of A Street Northeast.
Officers say the boy was taken to a hospital and is listed in stable condition.

So far no suspects have been identified.