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Man shot after refusing to hand over cell phone

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Police say a man was shot after refusing to hand over his cell phone to a gunman in South Philadelphia Wednesday morning.

The robbery happened around 5:30 a.m. on the 1600 block of South 7th Street.

The 26-year-old victim sustained a gunshot wound to the shoulder and was rushed to the hospital for treatment. At last check he was listed in stable condition.

The search continues for the shooter.

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