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16-year-old injured in north Columbus shooting

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A 20-year-old woman was killed and a 16-year-old boy was injured in a shooting on the east side of Columbus Monday night.

Officers were called to the 6100 block of East Livingston Avenue near Brice Road around 11 p.m.

Police found two people shot.

Osjahnique Eugenia Nicole Giles was taken to Mount Carmel East Hospital where she died.

The teenager was taken to a local hospital and police said he is expected to recover from his injuries.

Police said the shooting happened on East Livingston Avenue near I-270, just west of where the woman and teenager were found.

Detectives said what led to the shooting is still unknown.



Police are not sure if this shooting is related to a deadly shooting that happened Monday around 10 p.m. in the back parking lot of Thirsty's Drive-Thru, located at 4049 East Livingston Avenue.

Anyone with information is asked to call Columbus police at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.

Police said this is the 160th homicide in Columbus in 2020.

The victim said he walking with his friends when someone in a vehicle started chasing them. The driver of the vehicle began shooting at the group, hitting the victim one time.

The teen was initially listed in critical condition but police said his condition is now stable.

Police said they did not have information available about a possible suspect.


Source - https://www.10tv.com/article/news/local/20-year-old-killed-16-year-old-injured-in-east-columbus-shooting/530-81102adb-3450-4610-9373-5b211a15fdf8

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