COLUMBUS (WCMH) – Columbus Police mentioned at least one shot was fired at Easton Town Heart Wednesday evening, creating merchants in the heart to go on a transient lockdown.
The incident was 1st noted at 5:05 p.m. with Columbus Police and on-web site safety responding.
The capturing happened on the 4200 block of The Strand around the Macy’s keep, police claimed.
According to Columbus Police, between one and 6 photographs have been heard, and officers observed shell casings at the scene. Just one making in the location was hit by gunfire.
Law enforcement claimed the mysterious male suspect was capturing at two persons, a 22-yr-aged gentleman and a 19-year-previous female, but did not hit both of them.
Police said at minimum one suspect ran to a silver car or truck and took off just after the incident.
Some stores in the area went into a short term lockdown on their very own law enforcement did not talk to them to do so. They all reopened soon thereafter.
Anybody with any information and facts is asked to contact Columbus Law enforcement at 614-645-4141.
This is the 2nd disturbance noted in Easton this thirty day period. On Aug. 8, a gentleman was arrested just after producing a disturbance inside an AMC film theater at the heart, prompting a lot of patrons to believe he experienced a firearm. Law enforcement did not find a gun in the suspect’s possession.