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Man struck in knee during shooting at After 5

One man was struck in the knee by a bullet this morning as he stood outside of a Gentian Boulevard club.

Columbus police said a 26-year-old Columbus man was standing outside the After 5 Club, 3709 Gentian Blvd., just after midnight Thursday when he was hit. He told police he didn't know the person who shot him and that he wasn't involved in any fight.

Police determined there were numerous shots fired from at least two guns. A few vehicles were damaged by the gunfire.

Several people were in the parking lot during the shooting, though no one saw anything, Lt. Lynn Joiner said.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call police at 706-653-3400.

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