Two teens shot on northeast side of Columbus

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COLUMBUS (WCMH)– Two teens were injured in a shooting on the northeast side of Columbus.

According to the Columbus Division of Police, just after 10 p.m., Thursday, officers were called to the 1700 block of Woodland Avenue on the report of a shooting.  

When officers arrived on scene, they found two 15-year-old males suffering from gunshot wounds.  

The victims told officers they were standing in front of a convenience store when they heard several gunshots and were struck before they could find cover.  

Police say the victims described a white car that sped away after the shooting.  

Both victims were taken to area hospitals for their injuries, and are expected to survive, according to police. 

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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