Temple University student shot

Posted: September 03, 2012

A 19-year-old Temple University student was shot in the neck near the North Broad Street campus early Sunday, and a suspect is in custody, police said.

The student was shot about 3:30 a.m. in the 1900 block of North Gratz Street, Philadelphia police said.

He was treated at Temple University Hospital and was expected to be released, university police said in a statement.

Philadelphia police withheld the victim's name. A department spokeswoman could not provide the suspect's name or any charges.

Temple police asked anyone with information about the shooting to contact city police at 215-686-3093.


Contact Bill Reed at breed@phillynews.com or 215-801-2964.

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