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Victim shot near Medical Center, suspect not found

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

One person is recovering at the hospital after being shot overnight.

Shortly after midnight, police were at the Medical Center possibly looking for a suspect they believe shot another person.

Authorities say one person was shot outside on Pierpont Ave. The victim was shot in their lower back and they believe the victim in okay and will be treated and released soon.

Officials from the Medical Center said they are not on lockdown and it is business as usual.

Police do not have a suspect yet and the shooter is still on the loose.

If you have any information about this crime or a suspect please call Columbus Investigators at 706-653-3400.

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