The shooting took place on the 1800 block of North Gratz Street shortly after 8:00 p.m.
Police say a 17-year-old man was shot under one of his armpits.
Police scoured the area, but were only able to determine the site of the shooting after talking to two other males that drove the victim to Temple Hospital.
One of the windows on the car they delivered the man in was shot out.
The teen remains in surgery.
Police are speaking with the men that brought the victim to the hospital in order to learn of any leads.
No arrests have been made.