By: Alex Mazer, Multimedia Content Producer - email
A teen has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred in the parking lot of a north Columbus hotel on March 9.
POWELL, Ohio -
Columbus police SWAT officers arrested a 19-year-old male suspect Thursday in connection with a homicide that occurred on March 9.
According to police, a warrant was filed for the arrest of Anthony Monaco in connection with the shooting death of 19-year-old Dinkisra Mengistu. Monaco was arrested at a home located on Perennial Lane in Powell at 12:50 a.m. Thursday.
Monaco is accused of fatally shooting Mengistu while he was sitting in a vehicle in the parking lot of the Doubletree hotel located at 175 Hutchinson Avenue in north Columbus at 12:28 a.m. on March 9.