Crime

Columbus man in critical condition after 17th Avenue shooting

Sarah Robinson

srobinson@ledger-enquirer.com

A Columbus man was shot late Friday outside of his apartment in the 400 block of 17th Avenue, according to a Columbus police report.

The 24-year-old victim was rushed to Columbus Midtown Medical Center, where he was listed in critical condition following the 10:18 p.m. attack, according to police.

Authorities said they were called to the scene around 10:21 p.m. that night but have yet to identify any possible suspects.

The report states that a revolver was used in the shooting, but the motive behind the incident is still unclear.

— Sarah is a crime & safety reporter at The Ledger-Enquirer. You can contact her on Twitter at @SarahR_92.

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