Man Shoots Self in the Leg on Train

Police are investigating whether the man had a license to carry the weapon.

By David Chang
|  Tuesday, Nov 1, 2011  |  Updated 8:30 AM EDT
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Man Shoots Self in the Leg on Train

NBCPhiladelphia.com

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One man is in the hospital after police say he shot himself on a Northbound SEPTA train.

It happened on Monday on the Market-Frankford line near Frankford Avenue and Church Street.

Police say the man shot himself in the right leg. He was taken into custody where he was questioned by police.

Authorities are currently investigating whether the man had a license to carry the weapon.

No word yet on the identity of the man or his condition.
 

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