COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — One person is in critical condition and a second person injured following a shooting in southeast Columbus Tuesday night.
According to Columbus police, the shooting was reported at 10:56 p.m. on the 600 block of East Morrill Avenue, behind the Columbus police crime lab.
The victim in critical condition was taken to Grant Medical Center. Officers at the scene confirmed a second victim was shot in the bicep.
According to police, the two victims, both 25-year-old men, were involved in an altercation with the suspected shooter, who fled the area after the altercation.
Police said due to the severity of one of the victim’s injuries, the Columbus Police Homicide Unit is investigating the incident.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact police at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio CrimeStoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477).