By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An alleged would-be robber has been hospitalized after a stabbing in a South Philadelphia playground. Police said the incident happened at a park at South 25th Street and Snyder Avenue.

According to police, a witness told investigators that the 18-year-old man was trying to rob people in the playground when an unknown individual proceeded to stab the man 10 times in the back.

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Police said the man was taken to an area hospital and placed in stable condition.

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At this point, police said there are no arrests.

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The investigation is ongoing.