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Police: 1 cut, 1 shot in fight in Short North

Columbus police are investigating what led to a fight where shots were fired outside a bar in the Short North.
Columbus police investigate a shooting at High and Brickel Streets (WBNS/10TV)

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Columbus police are investigating what led to a fight where shots were fired outside a bar in the Short North.

Dispatchers confirm that a shooting victim walked into Grant Medical Center for treatment Monday morning.

After interviewing the victim, police responded to the 700-block of North High Street. During their search, they located shell casings at the intersection of Brickel Street.

Police said two men started arguing with two other men just after 3 a.m. in the 700 block of North High Street.

One man was cut on the ear by a knife and was treated for a minor injury, according to police.

Police said one of the men walked back to a vehicle to get a handgun and fired 8 shots. One man was shot in the back.

A witness told police, the suspects left the scene in a silver Ford F-150 pickup truck.

This is the second shooting investigation in this block of the Short North in a matter of days. On Friday, a bystander was shot in the face by a stray bullet outside Monarch Lounge.

If anyone has any information, they are asked to call police at 614-645-4141 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.