Columbus Crime: Man shot in thigh

A Columbus man was shot in the right thigh late Sunday evening.

He was standing outside his 5th Avenue apartment around 11:30 p.m.

The victim told police that he heard gunshots and began to run. He was then struck by a bullet from a pistol.

He said the shooter was one of two men in a gray or silver Lincoln Town Car.

He was treated at The Medical Center and released.

Columbus police are investigating.