Man in hospital after shooting on 10th St. - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Man in hospital after shooting on 10th St.

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Friday afternoon around 1:45.

A man was walking near the intersection of 10th Street and Benner Avenue when two men in a red jeep shot at him.

A bullet went in his left buttocks and exited through his stomach.

He was taken to Columbus Regional where he is listed in satisfactory condition. A police report indicated that victim will need surgery for his injuries.

Investigators are treating this incident as a aggravated assault. They hope to talk the victim for additional details this weekend.

Meanwhile, if you have any information on this crime, please call police. News Leader 9 will keep you posted.

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