COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — One woman is dead and two others are injured after a shooting during a fight early Sunday near an east Columbus bar, according to police.
According to a Columbus police dispatcher, officers were sent to the Pelican Club East on the 5500 block of East Livingston Avenue after receiving a call at 4:32 a.m. reporting a shooting.
When officers arrived, they found Shamira Rhodes, 30, dead at the scene with multiple gunshot wounds and a 17-year-old girl who was also shot. The teenager was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
CPD said they later learned a 42-year-old woman was also shot and went to the hospital on her own in stable condition. The initial investigation by police revealed that a fight broke out and one gun was produced, which was used to shoot all three victims.
This is the 105th homicide in Columbus in 2022 as the investigation continues.