ATLANTA (AP) — Police say a Morehouse College student in Atlanta was shot in the chest and legs during an attempted carjacking at a gas station.

News outlets report Atlanta police say the student was shot Sunday afternoon. Police say witnesses report seeing the student confront someone who was attempting to steal his parked car.

Police say witnesses told officers that’s when shots were fired from a nearby sedan, hitting the student in the chest and legs. The wounded man was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Police say the suspects fled, and an investigation is ongoing.

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