Man Injured In Officer-Involved Shooting

Man Injured In Officer-Involved Shooting (Image 1)

Police say one person was injured on Harland Drive after a shooting Wednesday. 

A man in his 40s was taken to Grant Medical Center in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the hip, medics say.

According to Columbus police, it happened shortly after 10 p.m. at a home on the 500 block of Harland Drive.

Investigators said that officers were responding after a man called 911 and stated that he no longer wanted to live.

The man, according to police, answered the door while holding a knife and came outside while the officers were trying to get off the porch.

Police say the man ignored multiple commands to drop the knife. A Taser was used by another office, but it had no effect.

A second officer fired multiple shots at the man, striking him once in the hip. 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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