East side shooting injures 2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) – Two people were sent to a hospital after a shooting in the 1900 block of Maryland Avenue just after 2:00 a.m. Saturday.

Columbus police said 23-year-old Desmond Hairston and 23-year-old Aishah Hall were struck by bullets and taken to Grant Medical Center.

Police said the shooting happened moments after a fight when the suspect returned with a gun and began firing shots toward a group of people standing nearby.

Police are still searching for the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Matthew Smith at 614-645-4141, or Crime Stoppers at 614-645-TIPS (8477).

NBC4 will provide updates as this story develops.

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