Teenage Girl Shot Inside Home

Teenage Girl Shot Inside Home (Image 1)

A 13-year-old girl was hospitalized after a Friday night shooting on the city’s west side.

Columbus police said the family of the girl was inside a home at 185 S. Wheatland Ave. when a single gunshot was fired into the residence around 9:55 p.m. Friday. 

The bullet struck the girl in the leg. She was transferred to a local hospital in stable condition.

Police have not named any suspects and are investigating the incident.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Columbus Police Assault Unit at 614-645-4141 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-645-8477.

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