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.