PACOIMA ( — A 19-year-old man who had arranged to buy an iPhone from someone via Craigslist was shot in Pacoima Thursday when the deal went awry, police reported.

A man responded to a Craigslist posting for an iPhone 5 and arranged to meet the seller shortly before 7 p.m. at Fellows Avenue and Corcoran Street, Foothill police said.

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The buyer came to the meeting spot with his 34-year-old father and 18-year-old girlfriend, where the seller was waiting with the phone.

There was allegedly a dispute over whether it was an iPhone 5. Investigators say the suspect tried to grab the victim’s money and they began to scuffle.

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The suspect then left the vehicle where the transaction was taking place, whistled and three more people arrived. One of those individuals shot at the vehicle, striking the 19-year-old, and drove away.

The victim, who was only described as Hispanic, was taken to a hospital with a gunshot wound in the upper right back. He was listed in stable condition.

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Police are currently searching for the four suspects involved.