Two, including 11-year-old, hospitalized after shooting near Argyle Park

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Two people, a woman and a girl, were injured in a shooting near Argyle Park in Columbus Sunday afternoon.

According to Columbus Police, the shooting happened on the 1900 block of Joyce Avenue at approximately 3:25 p.m.

Police identified the victims as a 41-year-old woman and an 11-year-old girl. The woman was taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition for a gunshot wound to the back. She was later upgraded to stable condition.

The girl, who police said was shot in the arm, was taken to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in stable condition.

According to police, the woman said she was in her kitchen cooking Easter dinner when she heard a gunshot from outside the home, then felt a burning sensation in her back.

No suspects have been detained, police said.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Columbus Police at 614-645-4141.

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