Teen Struck By Stray Bullet During Fight
Updated: Sunday, March 3 2013, 11:13 AM EST
COLUMBUS -- COLUMBUS, Ohio - A 14-year-old girl was struck by a bullet while leaving a party in North Columbus Saturday night.
According to Columbus Police, a fight broke out at a party on Tamarack Boulevard after security guards stopped party goers from entering the overcrowded establishment.
Guards used mace to control the angry crowd that was not allowed in.
Witnesses tell police gunshots erupted outside the party as crowds began to fight.
A 14-year-old female attempting to hide was struck with a bullet in her thigh while attempting to hide.
She was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.
Anyone with information on the assault is asked to contact the Columbus Police Assault Squad at 645-4141.
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