Robbers Shot During West Side Heist

Smoker King proves unlucky for would-be crooks

POSTED: 12:35 PM MDT Aug 09, 2012    UPDATED: 05:09 AM MDT Aug 09, 2012 
Crime scene
COLORADO SPRINGS; Colo. -

Two men were wounded by gun fire during a Wednesday night robbery at Smoker King on Uintah.

Officers at the Gold Hills substation say according to initial reports, the two victims were the would-be robbers.

CSPD arrived on the scene just after 10:00pm to find one of the men on the floor of the store.  

The other one came back to the scene a short time later with a gunshot wound in the buttocks.