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Tampa couple shot during robbery

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A Tampa couple is in the hospital this morning, after getting shot during a robbery overnight.

It happened around 12:30 a.m. near the corner of 15 Street and 2nd Avenue, in the Ybor City area.

Police say the victims were getting in their car, when another couple approached them and demanded money.

The two women got into a fight, and the male robber pulled out a gun and started shooting.

Police say he hit the man in the chest, and the woman in the stomach.

The robbers then ran off, and the victims are expected to recover.

Police did not release a description of the attackers.

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