NEW CASSEL - Earlier this morning, police say a man was shot and robbed at a New Cassel grocery store.

Police say three men were in a lot behind Lavaye Grocery Store on Prospect Avenue when two of the men demanded a 24-year-old to surrender his belongings. When the victim refused, police say the suspects shot him.

The victim was taken to the hospital and is expected to be OK.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.