Man In Critical Condition After Shooting

Man In Critical Condition After Shooting (Image 1)

A man was critically injured after being shot in the upper body early Sunday morning.

Police said 40-year-old Deshawn Givens was fired at outside of an apartment in the 4400 block of Walford Street, just south of Morse Road, around 12:50 a.m. Police said he was shot twice by an unknown suspect.

Givens was rushed to the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in critical condition but medics said he is expected to survive.

During their investigation, police said they were able to locate three shell casings from the property. Witnesses also reported seeing a black car speed off from the scene.

Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to call the Columbus Police Assault Unity at 614-645-4141 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-645-8477. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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