COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) – Police have identified the suspect accused of shooting and killing a 17-year-old in November.
Columbus police said Thursday that Imajawon Lamar Johnson, 18, was charged with the murder of Jakwan Lee Radford, 17. Johnson, who will face a murder charge, is in the Franklin County Jail.
Police arrived in the 7000 block of Norworth Road on Nov. 24 and found Radford suffering from gunshot wounds. He died at 5:55 p.m. at Mount Carmel East. Radford had told investigators that he was shot from a vehicle.
The shooting was the city of Columbus’ 178 homicide of 2021.