Columbus man shot multiple times Sunday on Winston Road

lgierer@ledger-enquirer.comJanuary 5, 2014 

Columbus police are investigating a Sunday morning incident in which a 23-year-old Columbus man was shot multiple times.

According to the police report, the shooting occurred in a yard on Winston Road around 12:30 a.m.

The man suffered a superficial wound to the neck as well as wounds to the left upper thigh and right hand.

None are considered life threatening.

He was taken by ambulance to Midtown Medical Center and treated there.

The victim told police that he had come to the location to visit a friend when a black male got out of a silver sedan in front of the residence.

The victim said the man attempted to cover his face with a black bandanna while pointing a silver revolver at him. When the victim took evasive action, the man fired four to five shots at him.

The bullets the victim as he was running from the suspect.

No motive was reported for the shooting.

Anyone with information should contact Columbus police.

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