COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus Police have released the identity of a man shot dead last week in south Columbus.
According to police, Antonio Washington Jr., 33, was shot on the 4000 block of Southpoint Boulevard at approximately 12:32 p.m. on July 23.
Officers found Washington at the scene. He was transported to Grant Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 1:40 p.m.
Police said the suspect fled the scene on foot.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Columbus Police at 614-645-4730.