ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KSDK) – A man shot a 20-year-old man Wednesday night in an attempted robbery in Ferguson, according to police.

Two men attempted to rob the victim in the 1600 block of Northwinds Estates Drive, according to Ferguson police. When the victim denied having any money, one of the men shot him in the upper leg.

Both men left the area on foot.

Both men wore dark clothes and ski masks, according to police. One man was approximately 6 feet tall and thin, and the other man was 5 foot, 7 inches and more heavy build.

If you have any information pertaining to this robbery, you're asked to call Ferguson Police at 314-522-3100.