14-Year-Old Girl Shot

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Columbus Police say they are searching for a man who shot a 14-year-old girl. 

The teenager was shot in the leg on Sunday around 5:30 p.m.  It happened in northeast Columbus near Billiter Boulevard & East Maynard Avenue. 

Police say the girl was rushed to a nearby hospital.  She is expected to recover. 

The gunman ran from the area.  Anyone with information is asked to call Columbus Police.