Police search for suspect after man injured in east Columbus shooting

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — One person was taken to the hospital after a shooting in east Columbus.

Columbus police said a male victim was shot in his home in the 1500 block of Simpson Drive, just off of Livingston Avenue, just before 8pm Sunday. Medics said the man had been shot in the leg. He was taken to Grant Medical Center in stable condition.

Officials were looking for a black male suspect with braids. Police said he escaped in a gray vehicle.

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