GARDENA ( — Authorities say two people have been shot during the attempted robbery of a pawn shop in Gardena.

Police said the robbery attempt occurred at Gardena Jewelry, which is located in the 14200 block of Vermont Avenue.

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The two shooting victims, described by police as an employee of the location and the suspected robber, were taken to an area hospital for treatment.

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Their current conditions were not disclosed.

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Anyone with more information about this case was asked to call detectives at (310) 217-9670.