Man robbed, shot in front of Lawncrest home

A 24-year-old man was robbed and shot in front of his Lawncrest home early Tuesday.  Credit: Google Images
A 24-year-old man was robbed and shot in front of his Lawncrest home early Tuesday.
Credit: Google Images

A 24-year-old man was robbed of his cell phone and shot in front of his home in Philadelphia’s Lawncrest section early Tuesday.

The non-fatal shooting happened about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday on the 5900 block of Tabor Avenue, according to police.

The victim reported he was approached by two robbers while he was sitting in front of his home. The men took his cell phone.

The 24-year-old man was shot three times in his buttocks during the robbery. He was in stable condition at Albert Einstein Medical Center.

No arrests have been made, and no information on the suspects was available Tuesday morning.



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