One person shot in south Columbus


COLUMBUS (WCMH) — One person is recovering in the hospital after being shot early Tuesday morning.

Columbus Police say they responded to Doug’s Lounge in South Columbus after reports that someone was shot in the parking lot.

That person was identified as Sarai Rood. She was shot five times.

Police say an argument occurred between Ms. Rood’s friends and three unknown people who were driving through the parking lot. Someone from the vehicle fired numerous shots and Ms. Rood was shot.

There is no vehicle description, but the three people in the vehicle were described as two black men and a black woman according to Columbus Police.

Ms. Rood was transported to the hospital and is in stable condition.

Police have several witnesses but no suspect in custody yet. Detectives are investigating the shooting.

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