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Police say man killed in Columbus shootout

September 6, 2018

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One man is dead and another injured after a shootout at a house party in central Columbus.

Columbus police say the two men exchanged gunfire late Wednesday at a residence east of Ohio State University.

Investigators say the man who died used a gun to confront another man, who was also carrying a gun. Both men fired shots at each other.

Police say the two men were attending a house party with more than 100 people.

The surviving man was shot in the face and taken to an area hospital. Police say they expect him to survive.

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