Man shoots girlfriend in stomach

August 20, 2009 3:29:14 AM PDT
Police say a man shot his girlfriend in the stomach Wednesday night.It happened around 10:30 p.m. in the 4300 block of Stirling Street in the Tacony section of Philadelphia.

The girl, a 17-year-old, was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

Her boyfriend has been taken into custody.

His identity has not yet been released.

Police have recovered a weapon.