COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — One man is dead after a shooting early Saturday morning in south Columbus.
According to Columbus police, officers were called to a shooting at the 500 block of East Whittier Street just before 4:40 a.m. When police arrived, they found 36-year-old David Davis suffering from a gunshot wound.
Davis was taken to Grant Medical Center and was pronounced dead at 5:05 a.m. A suspect has not been taken into custody in connection with this shooting. Anyone with additional information is asked to contact CPD at 614-645-4730.
A news conference from Columbus police with updates on this shooting and two others around Columbus early Saturday morning can be seen in the player above.
This fatal shooting continues what has been a busy overnight for Columbus police. At around 2:45 a.m., a large police presence responded to a shooting with multiple victims in the Short North neighborhood. At 3:45 a.m., police arrived to a shooting in South Linden where one person was killed and two others were injured.