Columbus crime: Man struck by bullet while walking down 23rd Street

A Columbus man was grazed by a bullet as he walked down 23rd Street early Sunday, police said.

The 57-year-old was walking up a hill around 2 a.m. when he heard four gunshots, reports state. He then felt a bullet hit him, and he dropped to the ground and began crawling.

After crawling a short distance, the man went home. An officer was called to The Medical Center and saw that the man had a graze wound on the rear of his neck. The wound didn’t require stitches, reports state.