Briggs Road shooting shuts down intersections; 1 injured

FRANKLIN COUNTY (WCMH) — Investigators shut down several intersections on the west side of Columbus after one person was injured in a shooting Friday evening.

Briggs Road, between Demorest and Brixham roads, was taped off for several hours as deputies investigated the area.

Medics responded to the 3600 block of Briggs Road around 6 p.m. Friday after reports of a shooting. Investigators from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office believe the shooting occurred at 865 Joyful Street.

Officials said one man was transported to Mount Carmel West after being shot in the leg. The injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. The man was listed in stable condition.

No suspect information has been released.

NBC4 will provide updates as information becomes available.

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