Police are looking for two men who shot a woman in the face during a robbery early Wednesday in Charlotte.

The woman’s injuries were not life-threatening, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police.

The robbery was reported shortly before 1:30 a.m. at an ATM in the 5200 block of North Sharon Amity Road. That is near Kimmerly Glen Drive, north of Shamrock Drive.

Police said two men approached the woman and demanded her purse at gunpoint. During the robbery, one of the suspects fired a shot at the woman. The two men then ran off. Steve Lyttle

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