COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — One woman is in the hospital in critical condition after being shot overnight Saturday in South Linden, according to Columbus police.
Police say that officers went to the 1500 block of Brooks Avenue around 4:15 a.m. and found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound.
According to police, the 29-year-old victim was involved in an argument with several other people. The argument escalated and one of the people involved fired a handgun, hitting the woman, police said.
The victim was taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition, according to police.
Police said due to the severity of the woman’s injuries, the department’s homicide division is investigating the shooting.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Columbus police at 614-645-4730.