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DENVER - Denver police say an 8-year-old boy was driven to a Denver 7-Eleven after he was shot in the back.

The boy was taken to the hospital with critical injuries Monday evening.

Police say the shooting happened near West 6th Avenue and Knox Court around 6:30 p.m.

Two adults then drove the boy in an SUV to the convenience store near 6th and Federal Boulevard for help.

Police are looking for two men in a white Volvo. No other description was given.

Details of what led up to the shooting are not known.