COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Police say one person has died after a shooting in the Hilltop neighborhood of Columbus.
This marks the 169th homicide of 2020.
Columbus Police were called to the scene at South Harris Avenue just after 7 p.m. Saturday. Andrew Corey Merritt, 29, was transported in critical condition to Grant Medical Center, where he later died.
Police are asking for the public’s help as they continue to investigate. Tips can be called in to Columbus Police Homicide at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477).