PD: Teen shot in Phoenix; suspect sought

Posted at 2:41 PM, Jan 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-25 23:11:54-05

Police are investigating after a teenager was shot in Phoenix Monday afternoon.

Phoenix police said the 17-year-old was shot in the shoulder during an argument in a store parking lot near 43rd Avenue and Bethany Home Road. He ran to a nearby charter school, RCB Medical Arts Academy, for help and was then taken to the hospital for treatment.


Officers said they know who the suspect is and believe the suspect ran into an apartment building near 39th Avenue and Bethany Home Road. No arrests have been made.

There is no word yet on a motive.

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