COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A woman is dead after a shooting Monday afternoon in southeast Columbus.
A police dispatcher confirmed to NBC4 that officers were called to the 3300 block of Brooke Colony Drive in Independence Village just before 12:45 p.m.
Kennedy Cowans, 20, was found at the scene with a gunshot wound. She was taken to Mount Carmel East in critical condition, but was pronounced dead at 3:02 p.m.
According to Columbus police, neighbors reported hearing the woman and the suspect, Miles Gibson, 28, arguing, followed by a single gunshot. Police said the victim then ran into the apartment complex looking for help.
Police have filed charges against Gibson and ask anyone with information to call the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730.