COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A 25-year-old man is dead after a shooting in the Hilltop neighborhood of Columbus.
Suleeman Abdi, of Columbus, was shot just after 9 p.m. inside an apartment on the 800 block of Wedgewood Drive, where police said he was arguing with another man, according to a news release from the Columbus Division of Police.
The suspect, who police have yet to apprehend, pulled out a handgun during the altercation and shot Abdi multiple times. Medics transported Abdi to Grant Medical Center in critical condition, where they pronounced him dead at 9:48 p.m., Columbus police said.
Following the shooting, the suspect left the scene.
Police encouraged anyone with information to call the Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.