COLUMBUS, Ohio (WTVN) --Columbus police say a man pointing a shotgun at passing drivers on the Far East side was shot by officers late last night.  He was reported to be in critical condition.  

According to police, the man took off into the parking lot of an apartment complex off Refugee Road, east of South Hamilton Rd.  Officers chased him on foot, and during a confrontation, they shot him.

The man hasn't been identified.

The officers were not hurt. 

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