Shooting In Front Of Ohio State Building Sends 1 To Hospital – CBS Pittsburgh

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A shooting in front of an Ohio State university building sent one person to a hospital, authorities said.

The Columbus university’s emergency management office sent out an alert just before 5:30 p.m. Saturday saying the shooting occurred on High Street in front of Drinko Hall.

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Officials first reported suspects running west but minutes later said the two suspects had run east “away from campus” and were believed to have left the area.

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University spokesman Dan Hedman told Ohio State’s student newspaper, The Lantern, that a woman in her 40s was shot in the leg. He said she was not a student at the university. Columbus police dispatchers said the victim was taken to Ohio State University hospital East in stable condition.

The shooting occurred hours after Ohio State’s 35-28 loss to Oregon.

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