Shooting on Azelda Street sends teen to hospital

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — Police say medics took a teenager to an area hospital in critical condition after a shooting in the 2000 block of Azelda Street in north Columbus.

Police dispatchers say the call came in at about 9:40 p.m. on Thursday night, with reports of gunfire.

Medics took a 15-year-old male to the hospital in critical condition with a gunshot wound to his stomach. He was later upgraded to a stable condition and police say he is expected to survive his injury.

Police continue to investigate and ask anyone with information to call the CPD Felony Assault Unit at 614-645-4141 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.

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