Three shooting victims were taken to area hospitals as police rushed to multiple scenes in northeast Columbus late Wednesday afternoon.
Calls started coming into Columbus Police about shootings in different northeast Columbus neighbors around 4:30 p.m. Officers say a shooting on Cordell Avenue in Linden left one victim in critical condition.
Two other people were wounded in a second shooting that police say is not believed to be connected to the Cordell Avenue scene. A teen's head was grazed by a bullet and a man was shot in the leg. The shooting happened in a neighborhood on Stonehenge Drive, off Westerville Road.
Police said the teen was found in the neighborhood, the other man who was shot, 21-year-old Adbulrahman A. Jamea, was found at a gas station on Morse Road. Police say Jamea was accused of shooting the teen and was shot in the leg as an act of self defense.
An 18-year-old woman, Saham M. Khalif was also charged and arrested for Tampering with Evidence.
Authorities continued to investigate.
This story is developing and will be updated as soon as more information becomes available.