UPDATE: 6/5/22 (8:15 P.M.)

Columbus Police say they were called to the scene at 6:53 p.m. The victim is in stable condition

A News 3 reporter is on the scene and says there is heavy police presence and a portion of the road is blocked off.

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) – The Columbus Police Department was notified Sunday evening regarding a child being shot at Elizabeth Canty Apartments in South Columbus.

The gunshot victim was transported to a nearby hospital by Columbus Fire & EMS, their condition is unknown at the time.

The CDP Robbery and Assault Unit is on the scene along with additional law enforcement. This is an ongoing investigation.

News 3 has a reporter on the scene, we will continue to update you online and air as more information becomes available.