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Man injured following shooting in Columbus on Midtown Drive

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – On Saturday, Feb. 27, around 2:30 a.m. Columbus police were called to the area of Club Medallion on Midtown Drive concerning an individual being shot.

According to police reports, when officers arrived on the scene they found the victim on the ground in the parking lot across the street from Club Medallion.

A witness told police that she was sitting in her vehicle when shots were fired. She says she looked in the direction of the shots and saw the victim fall to the ground. The witness then ran towards the victim and helped him over to her vehicle where he then laid on the ground.

The victim suffered from two gunshot wounds to the left side below his arm pit. He was speaking and breathing when the police arrived and was taken to the hospital for surgery.

If you have any information about this incident please contact Columbus police at (706) 563-3100.

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