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1 shot at Elizabeth Canty Homes in South Columbus

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus police are investigating a shooting at the Elizabeth Canty Homes in South Columbus.

The shooting happened 5 p.m. Sunday afternoon near the intersection of Cusseta Road and Canty Place.

According to police, a 24-year-old black male was shot in the left thigh as he was walking on the sidewalk heading to a store across the street from the apartments.

The victim was sent to the Midtown Medical Center where he is being treated for his injuries.

So far there are no suspects in this case. If you have any information on this case, you are asked to call Columbus police at 706-653-3400.

This is the second shooting in a week at the Elizabeth Canty Homes.

On Wednesday, a 25-year-old man was shot three times and was sent to Midtown Medical Center for treatment and is expected to make a full recovery.

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