A Columbus man has been charged with aggravated assault for allegedly shooting the mother of his child.
The shooting occurred Thursday night about 2 a.m. at the Elizabeth Canty Apartments in Columbus.
Police discovered the 17-year-old victim on the floor of her apartment near her bedroom suffering from a gunshot wound to the stomach. The bullet exited through her back, a report said.
The victim, who was taken to The Medical Center and was listed in guarded condition, identified her child's father as the shooter.
The 18-year-old suspect was arrested and charged with aggravated assault.