PHILADELPHIA (CBS)—Police say a suspect was shot in the groin while trying to rob a man in Philadelphia on Tuesday.
It happened around 2:37 p.m. in the 4800 block of Palethorp Street.READ MORE: Philadelphia Students Finding Comfort In Rec Centers Again Amid Gun Violence Epidemic
Police said the 25-year-old victim was armed with a registered gun when he shot the 23-year-old suspect in the groin.READ MORE: 'I Thought I Was Done': Residents Of Trevose Mobile Home Park Pick Up The Pieces After EF-3 Tornado
According to investigators, the bullet entered the left groin and exited the left buttocks.
The suspect was transported to an area hospital. He’s currently listed in stable condition.MORE NEWS: Pirates' Crowe, 2 Relievers 1-Hit Phillies, End 4-Game Skid
The victim was not injured in the incident.