Columbus police investigating after man’s body found beside dumpster

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Police are investigating after a man was found shot to death in west Columbus.

According to the Columbus Division of Police, at about 3:18am, Monday, officers were called to the 600 block of Wedgewood Drive on the report of a body lying beside a dumpster.

When officers arrived on scene, they found Julian Davis Higgins, 31, lying on the parking lot suffering from a gunshot wound. Higgins was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Police continue to investigate but say there is no known motive or suspect in the shooting.

Anyone with information on this case can call the CPD Homicide Unit 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477. 

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