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Man shot in the arm in Northeast Philadelphia

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Police say a 21-year-old male was shot in the arm in Northeast Philadelphia early Thursday morning.

The incident occurred around 1:00 a.m. on Frontenac Street near Knorr Street.

Police are trying to determine if it was a robbery attempt that sparked the shooting.

The victim was shot in the arm and police rushed him to the hospital.

He is listed in stable condition.

Police say a butcher knife was also found at the scene.

The victim's name has not been released.

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