Columbus PD investigating after teen shot in the back Sunday evening

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Police are investigating after a 17-year-old was shot in the back Sunday evening in the 3200 block of Maize Road in Columbus.

The Columbus Division of Police says they responsded to a reported shooting at 7:35 p.m. Sunday and discovered 17-year-old Aiden McClendon had sustained a single gunshot wound to the back. The circumstances surrounding why McClendon was shot are unclear, police say. 

McClendon was transported to a local area hospital where he is currently listed in stable condition.  

The shooting remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Deryl Kowalski #2293 at (614) 645-4189 orCentral Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 461-TIPS (8477)

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