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1 person in critical condition following drive-by shooting in east Columbus

A man was critically injured in a drive-by shooting Wednesday afternoon in the 500 block of North Ohio Avenue.
(WBNS)

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A man was critically injured in a drive-by shooting Wednesday afternoon in east Columbus.

The shooting happened just before 5 p.m. in the 500 block of North Ohio Avenue.

Police say the shooting suspect, identified as 29-year-old Jeffery Chapple, Jr., drove up to the victim and shot him multiple times. He then fired multiple shots at a woman who was inside a vehicle.

Police said the shooting victim was taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition.

Police have issued a warrant for Chapple. He'll face a felonious assault charge.