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Man in critical condition after shooting in Franklinton area

Officers went to the 200 block of Avondale Avenue just after 10 p.m. Saturday on a report of a shooting.
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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus police say a 59-year-old man is in critical condition after a shooting that happened Saturday night in the Franklinton area.

Officers went to the 200 block of Avondale Avenue near Sullivant Avenue just after 10 p.m. on a report of a shooting.

Police say when officers arrived, they found a victim who had been shot in the head. He was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Authorities say there is currently no information about a suspect.

The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Columbus Police at 614-645-0877 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477).