Police: OSU football player injured in shooting near Ohio State campus

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) – An Ohio State University football player was injured in an off-campus shooting early Sunday morning.

Haskell Garrett, 22, was injured during a shooting near the Ohio State campus, according to Columbus Police.

Garrett, a senior from Las Vegas, is a defensive tackle for the Buckeyes.

Police said officers found a trail of blood and a shell casing near the 400 block of Chittenden Avenue around 12:28 a.m.

The trail led officers to the 40 block of East 11th Avenue, where Garrett was found, according to police.

Police said Garrett was shot in his face. Medics transported him to the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center in stable condition.

Police continue to investigate the incident.

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