Southeast Columbus shooting victim taken to Nationwide Children’s Hospital


COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A juvenile shooting victim is in stable condition after an incident Sunday afternoon on the southeast side of Columbus.

Columbus Police said the shooting happened at approximately 2:22 p.m. in the area of Kenaston Drive and New Village Road.

According to police, when officers arrived, they found one teenage boy suffering from a gunshot wound to his left arm. He was taken to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in stable condition.

Police said a tan vehicle drove past the victims, stopped, and one of the passengers fired at the victim several times.

There were two other teen boys with the victim, but they were not injured.

Police later found out two houses in the area were hit by gunfire.

There is no suspect in custody, police said.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Columbus Police at 614-645-4141.

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