Update: Suspect named after woman shot on 55th Street

lgierer@ledger-enquirer.com, tstevens@ledger-enquirer.comApril 10, 2013 

Update (Thursday, 10:46 a.m.):

A Columbus man is suspected of shooting a woman on 55th Street Thursday, according to Columbus Police Department reports.

Police arrived at the house on the 1500 block of 55th Street at about 5 p.m. Wednesday after receiving reports of a shooting. A 54-year-old woman was taken to The Medical Center for a gunshot wound to her leg.

Police suspect Christopher Albert Wallace, 23, of assault against the victim. Wallace has also been charged with aggravated assault against a 28-year-old woman, two counts of cruelty to children in the 3rd degree against a 4-year-old and a 5-year-old and possession of a weapon during the commission of a crime.

Wallace was not arrested at the time the report was written.

Ledger-Enquirer.com will update this story once more information is available.

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