By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are investigating after a 12-year-old boy was shot in North Philadelphia. The shooting happened on the 2100 block of N. 5th Street just after 12 p.m.

Police say a 12-year-old boy was shot once in the wrist.

He was transported to an area hospital and placed in stable condition.

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