ST. LOUIS – Police are investigating a shooting at a Schnucks parking lot Friday night.

The shooting occurred around 8 p.m. A spokesperson for the St. Peters Police Department said a 52-year-old woman was shot during an attempted robbery in the Schnucks parking lot on Jungermann Road.

The victim was transported to a nearby hospital and is suffering severe injuries. Police say the victim is in critical condition. 

The suspect fled the scene in a silver Hyundai SUV. Police said they believe there were other occupants in the vehicle.

Anyone with information should contact St. Peters Police Department at 636-278-2222.