COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — An 18-year-old man is dead after a shooting Wednesday morning in southeast Columbus, according to Columbus police.

Police say that just before 11 a.m., a 911 caller reported finding a male victim lying in an alley in the 1000 block of Ellsworth Avenue.

Officers arrived and found Nelson Conley Jr. with a gunshot wound. Medics pronounced him dead at the scene at 11:05 a.m.

After an initial investigation, it appears the shooting happened along Miller Avenue, according to police.

This is the 67th homicide in Columbus in 2022.

Police continue to investigate and no suspect information was available. Anyone with information is asked to contact CPD at 614-645-4730.