COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A shooting took place outside the After 5 Sports Bar and Grill, located on the 1800 block of Midtown Drive shortly before 1 a.m. Wednesday morning.
The victim, identified by Hollimon Waller, 26, of Phenix City, AL, was shot outside of the club, and was taken to Saint Francis Hospital having suffered gunshot wounds to the lower back and left leg. His condition is unknown at this time, and he was transferred to Atlanta Medical Center in Atlanta in the ICU. His condition was not given. No one else was injured, despite there being a large crowd in the parking lot, according to witnesses.
An altercation in the parking lot led to the shooting. Twelve shots were fired from a 9 mm handgun.
Kenneth Washington, an eyewitness, said he saw his friend getting into an argument outside with a group of men. He said he tried to intervene but he couldn't make it outside in time.