Columbus police: Shooting victim airlifted to Indy hospital, suspect in custody

John Cornett

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.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.