COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A child was one of two people shot in northeast Columbus Wednesday evening.
According to dispatchers, Columbus police responded to a shooting at 4:49 p.m. on the 2100 block of Middlehurst Drive in the Woodland Holt neighborhood. The child, a 15-year-old boy, was transported to Nationwide Children’s Hospital with a gunshot wound to his leg. Police on the scene said he was originally in serious condition but since been upgraded to stable condition.
Police on the scene said the child has since been upgraded to stable condition.
Dispatchers said another person, a 21-year-old man, was shot in the incident and walked into Ohio State University East Hospital shortly after the call. That person is in stable condition, police said.
Police also said two separate residences were also struck by gunfire, but did not have any suspect information.