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1 Killed In East Side Shooting; 3 Suspects Sought

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COLUMBUS, Ohio -

One person has died after a shooting on the east side of Columbus late Friday morning.

Columbus police officers and medics responded to the intersection of Caldwell Place and Bolivar Street on a report of a shooting just after 11 a.m. Friday.

Upon arrival, officers found the victim with a gunshot wound. He was transported to Grant Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 11:36 a.m.

Witnesses told police that the victim was approached by three youthful-appearing males, one of whom produced a handgun and shot the victim.

Police said the suspects fled on foot toward Monroe Middle School.

The victim's identity has not yet been released, pending the notification of his next-of-kin.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 614-645-4730.

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