Teen shot by alleged robbers in N. Houston

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A 16-year-old was shot during a robbery in north Houston late Friday night, police say. 

According to the Houston Police Department, the incident happened just after 11 p.m. on E. 35th Street near Oxford. 

Police say three men approached and robbed two juveniles. A 16-year-old boy was shot in the back and transported to Ben Taub Hospital. 

The suspects fled the scene. Police have described the suspect vehicle as an older black truck. 

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If you know anything about the crime, please contact HPD Homicide (713) 847-4155 at or Crime Stoppers at (713) 222-8477.