16-year-old boy shot in Southwest Philadelphia robbery

April 10, 2013 9:48:54 PM PDT
Police are investigating a violent robbery attempt that sent a 16-year-old boy to the hospital Wednesday night.

The unidentified young man was shot in the thigh around 8:30 p.m. at 65th and Elmwood.

He was shot during an attempted robbery in front of a water ice stand.

The victim was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in stable condition.

So far, police have made no arrests.