2 shot at downtown Columbus nightclub; police seek suspects

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police are working to determine who opened fire at a downtown nightclub and shot and injured two patrons.

The assault at XO Club on East Long Street happened around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. Police say unknown suspects began shooting and struck 23-year-old Joseph Davis and 24-year-old Myron Herring while they were on the dance floor.

Each man was shot in the leg. They were transported to an area hospital and are expected to recover from their injuries.

Police ask that anyone with information on the crime contact their assault unit or call central Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 461-8477.