Man shot in thigh in Northeast Philadelphia

July 5, 2012 10:51:45 AM PDT
Philadelphia police are investigating an early morning shooting in the Northeast section of the city, which has left a man hospitalized.

The shooting was reported around 6:30 Thursday morning in the area of Allengrove and Horrocks Streets.

Police arrived on the scene to find a 23-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the thigh.

Medics then transported the victim to the hospital where he was last reported to be in stable condition.

Police are looking for a male suspect seen fleeing in a black mask and blue shirt.

There is no word on a motive for the incident.

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