COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus Police have issued an arrest warrant for a suspect wanted in connection with the shooting of two children this past weekend.
Police are searching for Shaliq Nyshawn Bing, 16, in connection with the shooting of a 4-year-old boy and a 7-year-old girl Sunday, June 13, on Greenfield Drive.
The warrant states Bing is wanted on felonious assault charges.
Police said the two children were riding bicycles early Sunday evening when a dark-colored SUV drove up and someone inside began firing gunshots into the crowd, striking the children.
The girl was taken by her family to a local hospital, while the boy was taken by medics to Nationwide Children’s Hospital.
Both children are expected to make a full recovery.
Police are urging Bing to turn himself in.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Columbus Police at 614-645-3689.