Man walking on Hunter Rd. shot in chest, buttocks - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Man walking on Hunter Rd. shot in chest, buttocks

A man is recovering in the hospital after police say he was shot while walking down the street Tuesday evening.

The 20-year-old victim told police he was walking on Hunter Road in Columbus when a dark colored car pulled up to him and shots were fired from inside the vehicle.

He was struck in the chest and the buttocks.  Authorities tell us he suffered a collapsed lung from the shooting, but he is in stable condition and is expected to recover.

The victim told police he did not recognize the car or the people inside it.

If you have any information on the shooting you are asked to call Columbus Police at 706-653-3400.

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