COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) – One man is dead and a second injured after a shooting on the northeast side of Columbus Monday night.
According to Columbus police, the shooting was reported on the 2000 block of Jermain Drive at approximately 9:30 p.m.
One of the victims, 19-year-old Joshua Bean, was taken to Grant Medical Center in life-threatening condition and was pronounced dead a short time later. The second victim, 21, was taken to OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital in critical condition.
Police at the scene said a verbal altercation outside a home may have led to the shooting.
There is no further information available at this time. Police say this was the 124th homicide of 2022 in Columbus.
Anyone with information regarding this incident, is asked to call Columbus Police Homicide Unit at (614) 645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 461-TIPS (8477).