COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A woman is dead after walking into Mt. Carmel East hospital tonight with a gunshot wound.

According to Columbus Division of Police, a man dropped off Courtney Bruce, 26, at the hospital at 6:09 p.m. and two minutes later she was pronounced deceased.

Police say Bruce was in a car with the 25-year-old man when, according to him, the couple was assaulted by a group of males armed with handguns. During the incident several shots were fired and Bruce was fatally wounded.

The shooting scene was located in the 3700 block of Dort Place.

Police continue to investigate and ask anyone with information to call the CPD Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.