Now you can get text message alerts sent directly to your phone, so you're always connected and in the know. Get important breaking news stories, severe weather reports and more. We can even send event reminders and school closings!

Sign up for Text Alerts

Good Day MarketPlace

Search for Gunman in East Columbus Shooting

Updated: Saturday, June 28 2014, 03:38 PM EDT
Search for Gunman in East Columbus Shooting story image

EAST COLUMBUS (Jen French, Chrissy Morton) -- A man is in critical condition after police say someone fired more than 10 shots in an East Columbus neighborhood.  Officers say 25-year-old Romero Reed was shot multiple times in the upper body.

Witnesses said the wounded man ran around the block and banged on a neighbor's door on Lillian Lane for help. Not knowing who he was, police said the neighbor didn't answer but called 911.

Neighbors told police they saw a black SUV take off shortly after the shooting.

Medics took Romero Reed to Grant Medical Center.

Police found a gun, but haven't found the shooter.

Officers said two men were with the victim at the time of the shooting. They have been interviewed.

Search for Gunman in East Columbus Shooting
comments powered by Disqus
advertisement
advertisement