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Fatal shooting in north Columbus

Police have identified the victim in a fatal shooting in north Columbus.

According to Columbus Police, on May 9, 2018 at approximately 10:48pm, officers responded to a report of gunshots.  

They located a gunshot victim, identified as Muhammed Dukureh Tunkara, lying on the sidewalk in the 2100 block of Yorkhull Lane. 

He was taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition, where he was later pronounced deceased by medical personnel.

No suspect information was released by police. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at (614) 645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 461-TIPS.


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