Teen Shot For Cell Phone in Md., Suspect Sought

11:19 PM, Dec 5, 2012   |    comments
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CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. (WUSA) -- Prince George's County Police are looking for a suspect(s) of an armed robbery that took place on Tuesday at about 3:30 p.m.

Police say a 16-year-old male was walking on the 1200 block of Nye Street in Chapel Oaks when the armed suspect(s) walked up to him and asked for his cell phone. When the teen refused the suspect shot him in the arm, took the cell phone and fled the scene.

The teen was found by police with a gunshot wound to his forearm and was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.

If you have any information about this incident contact Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text "PGPD" plus your message to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone, or go to http://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/police to submit a tip online.

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