Columbus Police Investigate Shooting In Linden Area


Columbus Police are investigating a shooting in the Linden area that sent one person to the hospital.

It happened in the 1100 block of 18th Avenue around 5 p.m. Saturday.

Police said Jamel Williams, 20, was shot in the abdomen, then ran two blocks and was transported to the hospital in critical condition.

Officers said a bullet from the shooting also went into the side of a house. There were no immediate reports of anyone injured inside.

Police are currently looking for the shooter but have not released any information about that person.

Anyone with information regarding this incident should call Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 561-TIPS.

Stay with 10TV and refresh for continuing coverage.