Police: Victim airlifted after being shot multiple times in Columbus, suspect arrested
COLUMBUS, Ind. – Officers in Columbus are investigating after a person was shot multiple times at an apartment complex on Sunday.
Shortly after 2:20 p.m., police were dispatched the the 1000 block of Robert Drive, in the Quail Run Apartments, on the report of a shooting.
The victim was reportedly transferred to a local hospital by a family member while officers were on the way.
When they arrived, they located the shooting suspect, 34-year-old John Cornett, and took him into custody on a preliminary charge of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.
The victim remains in the hospital.