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Teen Shot On Columbus' East Side

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Columbus Police say a 13-year-old boy was shot several times on the city’s east side yesterday.

The shooting happened around 5:30 pm on Cushing Drive just off East Livingston Avenue. Police say the victim said he was standing outside a home when an unknown assailant began shooting.

Police say the boy was shot multiple times in the midsection, underwent surgery, and is expected to survive.

No arrests were immediately reported.