THE BRONX - A man is recovering after police say he was shot in the mouth in the Bronx Friday morning.

It happened on Webster Avenue and East 169th Street around 2:30 a.m. near the Butler Houses. 

Police say the man in his 20s was rushed to Lincoln Hospital in stable condition.

Police say they are looking for one suspect who may have been seen leaving the scene. 

No arrests have been made, and police are still investigating.