COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A 19-year-old man is dead after a shooting Saturday afternoon in the Merion Village neighborhood of Columbus.

The shooting was reported via ShotSpotter at approximately 2:43 p.m. on the 1400 block of Parsons Avenue. Police said approximately six gunshots were reported.

According to Columbus police, the victim, Antom M. Stargell, was driven from the scene to Nationwide Children’s Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 3:08 p.m.

Columbus Division of Poice Commander Dennis Jeffrey said it’s concerning to see a shooting so close to innocent people and believes the community is suffering from the violence.

“The fact is while we are lower than we are last year, we’re still really concerned any time we have any gun violence, so it’s very concerning,” he said.

At this time, police believe the shooting to be an isolated incident.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Columbus police at 614-645-4730.

This is the 83rd homicide in Columbus in 2022.