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Woman shot, man found dead inside north Columbus home

A woman is in the hospital and a man is dead after a shooting investigation in northern Franklin County.
(WBNS/10TV)

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ohio - A woman is in the hospital and a man is dead after a shooting investigation in northern Franklin County.

Sharon Township police and Franklin County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a suspicious person at a home on Bertson Place, near Melyers Court around 2:50 Wednesday morning. By the time they arrived, the call changed to a report of a gunshot victim.

Officers found a woman outside with multiple wounds. Medical officials transported her to Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Police did not have information on her condition.

Investigators also found a man dead inside the home with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. They also discovered a 2-year-old who was not harmed and later released to other family members.

The condition of the woman remains unknown.

The identities of the man and woman have not yet been released.