HAPPENING NOW 12/16/19 2:25pm:— Columbus Ohio Police (@ColumbusPolice) December 16, 2019
Shots fired near Apple Blossom Lane off Eakin Rd. (West Columbus)
Male firing multiple shots.
Patrol officers, SWAT and hostage negotiators on scene.
STAY OUT OF THE AREA.
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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus police are on scene of a man barricaded inside a home on Eakin Road. According to police, a man is firing at officers in the area. There is no information on any injuries at this time. Columbus SWAT units and hostage negotiators are on scene.
Lindbergh Elementary School is on lockdown and Hilltonia Middle School is on lockdown with a delay in dismissal, according to Columbus City Schools.