BLACK HAWK, Colo. - A woman was shot in the leg during an armed robbery in Black Hawk early Thursday morning.
Black Hawk police said two suspects were taken into custody in nearby Central City a short time later.
According to police, a man walked up to the driver's door of a car and pointed a gun at the driver at about 2 a.m. A scuffle ensued and the suspect's gun went off, striking a female passenger in the leg.
A second man reached in and took the woman's purse, police said.
The woman was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police alerted nearby jurisdictions to be on the lookout for the vehicle the robbery suspects fled in.
Two 19-year-old men, Dominic James Gold and Marcus James Gordon, were arrested by Central City police and are now being held in the Gilpin County Jail.