Police shoot man during undercover operation in Columbus

An 18-year-old man was shot by police Wednesday night during an undercover operation in Columbus.

The officer-involved shooting happened around 8 p.m. in the 2800 block of Duvall Lane in southeast Columbus, according to the Columbus Division of Police, our media partner WBNS-TV in Columbus reported.

Columbus police said a SWAT officer was undercover to do an exchange set up on LetGo.com, a website used to buy and sell items.

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They said the suspect, Kyler Collier, robbed the officer and another officer involved in the operation shot Collier, WBNS reported.

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Collier was taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition, police said.

The officers were not hurt.

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