Teen in stable condition after shooting in southeast Columbus

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus Police say a teen is in stable condition after the report of a shooting just south of downtown.

It happened around 6:12pm. Police and EMS were called to the area of 831 Gilbert Street for the report of a shooting.

Upon arrival, officers found 18-year-old Jerri Campbell, who told police she had been shot by a known suspect, 19-year-old Christopher Cates.

Columbus Police say the shooting is the result of an on-going issue that lead to what was supposed to be a fight.

Campbell was taken to Grant Medical Center in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the leg.

Police have a warrant out for the arrest of Cates.

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