Cops on Sunday released photos and videos of three men wanted in connection with the shooting, and ask anyone with info to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS. (NYPD)

An armed robber shot a man in the butt during a botched robbery in the Bronx, police said.

The robber was part of a group who walked up to two men, ages 58 and 64, on Grand Ave. near W. 174th St. in Morris Heights at about 12:15 p.m. Saturday.

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The group ordered the two men to hand over their property, said cops. What the men possessed that the robbers wanted was not clear.

The victims tried to run, and the gun-toting mugger shot the 58-year-old man twice in the butt, said cops. He survived the shooting.

Cops on Sunday released photos and videos of three men wanted in connection with the shooting, and ask anyone with info to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS.

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