Teenager shot by unknown assailant on E. 15th Avenue

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Columbus Police received a report of a shooting on E. 15th Avenue early Saturday morning at 2:12am.

The 15 year old victim told responding Columbus Police officers that he was walking down E. 15th Avenue when he heard several gunshots fired by an unknown suspect.

Police say the teen was shot one time in the upper thigh area of his right leg. He was transported to a local hospital where he is expected to recover from his injury.

Columbus Police ask anyone with information regarding this shooting to contact Assault Detective Egelhoff at 614-645-4075 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS(8477).

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