Teen shot in North Philadelphia

Police are investigating the shooting of a 17-year-old male in North Philadelphia Friday evening.

It happened around 7 p.m. at 20th and Jefferson streets.

According to police, the teen was shot in the thigh.

He was taken to Hahnemann University Hospital in stable condition.

Police say it was less than a week ago that three teens were shot nearby at 18th and Jefferson streets.

They did not say if the shootings are connected.

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