Man shot trying to stop burglary of neighbors home

Late this afternoon a man was shot trying to help a neighbor who was being robbed. Birmingham police were called to the home at 1808 3rd Place SW where they found a man who had been shot. He was transported to UAB hospital. His name has not yet been released. According to police spokesman Lt. Sean Edwards three suspects fled the scene in the car they came in and in another vehicle taken from the scene. Officers are now looking for the stolen car described as a 2009 Cadillac CTS. The shooting is still under investigation and police are searching for the three suspects and the two vehicles.