Child shot walking in Columbus by drive-by shooter

On December 15, 2020 at 5:43pm, officers were dispatched to the area of 2606 Christine Blvd. on the report of a shooting.  Upon arrival, officers located the victim, a juvenile. The victim informed the officers that while he was walking in the area, an individual in a vehicle began chasing him and his friends. The driver of the vehicle began shooting at them and he was struck one time. The victim was transported to an area hospital in critical condition and rushed to surgery. He is expected to survive the injuries.  Anyone with info about this case is asked to contact Det. Jude at 614-645-4141 or jjude@columbuspolice.org or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers
at 614-461-8477.