Morning walk ends in gunshot wound

Local News

A man suffered a gunshot to the leg after being chased through several yards in the Refugee Road area, according to a release from Columbus Division of Police.

Tyrin Polk was out walking just before noon on September 30, when a tan Dodge Journey pulled up. A man with a handgun got out of the passenger side, chased him, and fired a single shot which struck Polk’s leg.

Polk made it to the hospital where he was interviewed by police.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Columbus Police Assault Detective Adam Federer at 614-645-4011 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS(614-461-8477).

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