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Police: 16-year-old shot while inside north Columbus home

Officers were dispatched just after 11 p.m. to the 2200 block of Kilbourne Avenue on a report of a shooting.
Credit: 16-year-old Shot on Kilbourne Avenue, WBNS - Nicki Thacker

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A 16-year-old was shot inside his home in north Columbus Saturday night, according to police.

Officers were dispatched just after 11 p.m. to the 2200 block of Kilbourne Avenue on a report of a shooting.

Police learned that an unknown suspect fired shots from a vehicle into the home, hitting the 16-year-old in the left rib cage. There were shots that hit the home and several shell casings found in the street.

A bullet grazed the victim, causing a minor injury. He was treated at the scene by Clinton Township medics.

Authorities say they have surveillance video of a white sedan with the front passenger side window down and a suspect firing shots into the home.

This incident remains under investigation.