SAN ANTONIO - A young child may be the only witness to a brutal attack on his father.

Around 11 p.m. Wednesday two men tried to rob a man in the parking lot of an apartment located on in the 900 block of Silver Sands.

During the robbery, they shot the man in the knee. He was transported to University Hospital in stable condition and is expected to recover. His child was not hurt during the incident.

The two suspects took off in a dark-colored four-door sedan.