Shots fired at an east side home injures 15 year old inside

Local News

A teenager was transported to the hospital with a gunshot wound on Monday afternoon after someone fired shots into a house.

Columbus police responded to a possible shooting in the 1500 block of Simpson Drive on the east side on Monday, April 22 at just after 6pm.

According to police reports, a 15 year old male told officers that he was inside of the house when someone shot at it multiple times. The teen had a gunshot wound in his arm. He was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.

No suspects have been identified at this time. Police are still investigating. 

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call the Columbus Police Assault Unit at 614-645-4141 or 614-645-TIPS(8477). 

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