PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 16-year-old teen is in stable condition after getting shot early Sunday morning in Kensington.
Police responded to a report of a shooting on the 1500 block of Hazzard Street just before 1 a.m.
According to police, the teen told them that he had been standing on a corner when he first heard several gunshots coming from around the block at 15th and Huntingdon Street.
As he attempted to run to safety, he felt a pain in his left foot.
The teen kept running until he found an alleyway and hid. Eventually, he came out and a neighbor called 911.
He was taken to St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children and treated for one gunshot wound to his left foot.
Police are investigating.