1 injured in afternoon Columbus mall shooting

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Police are investigating after a man was shot in the ankle inside a Columbus mall.

The incident happened Friday near the food court at Eastland Mall on the city's east side around 12:45 p.m.

Multiple media outlets report that police were seeking a suspect who may have fled in a car.

The name of the victim and his condition after being taken to the hospital were not immediately available.