NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 7-year-old boy was shot in the leg in the Bronx Wednesday afternoon.

Shots were fired around 12:30 p.m. near East 137th Street and St. Ann’s Avenue in the Mott Haven section as the child was walking with his grandmother.

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The child was taken to Lincoln Hospital in stable condition. His grandmother was unharmed.

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Police said the suspect opened fire with a revolver and then ran into a nearby 6 train subway stop, police said. He’s still on the loose.

Anyone with any information is asked to call NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for Spanish. You can also submit a tip via the Crime Stoppers website, by Tweeting @NYPDTips or by texting a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.

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Check back with CBSNewYork.com for more on this developing story.