Woman, sleeping 8-year-old boy injured in shooting near downtown Columbus

(Bill Price/WBNS-10TV)

COLUMBUS -- Two people were injured after a shooting just south of downtown Columbus Tuesday night.

The call came into police at 11:08 p.m. and the shooting occurred in the 1800 block of South Fifth Street.

A 32-year-old woman was shot in the leg taken to Grant Medical Center. An 8-year-old boy was shot in the chest while asleep in his bed. He was taken to Nationwide Children's Hospital.

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Both expected to be OK according to police.

Detectives say two unknown suspects fired shots. No additional information, including a description, is available.

This shooting remains under investigation.

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