COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A teenage boy is dead after a shooting Christmas afternoon in the North Linden neighborhood of Columbus.
Columbus police reported that officers went to the 700 block of Moon Road at 3 p.m. Sunday and found that 16-year-old Deaire Craighead had been shot multiple times.
Craighead was taken by medics to Riverside Methodist Hospital in critical condition. He was pronounced dead at 3:47 p.m.
Police say Craighead was outside when an altercation of some kind happened, with it was unknown late Sunday what his role was in the altercation or who else may have been involved.