Seventeen-year-old arrested in shooting near Hilltop library

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus Police have arrested a 17-year-old in connection with a shooting near the Hilltop Library on Saturday night. 

Two men were injured in the shooting; one was shot in the ankle and another in the abdomen. It happened around 8:30pm in the 500 block of Hague Avenue. 

The suspect turned himself in shortly after the shooting, police said Sunday. He will be charged with two counts of felonious assault. 

Police say the suspect and a friend were involved in an altercation with the two victims. 

Anyone with further information about this incident is asked to call the Columbus Police Assault Unit at 614-645-4141 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS(614-461-8477).

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