COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A woman died Saturday evening on the east side of Columbus after being caught in the middle of a shooting, according to Columbus Police.
Police say the shooting was reported on the 3200 block of East Broad Street at approximately 8:41 p.m.
Lelia King, 30, was hit by gunfire while inside her car as she was in between two groups of people shooting at each other, according to CPD.
After a citizen provided medical aid to King, medics arrived and took King to Mt. Carmel East Hospital. She was pronounced dead at 11:07 p.m., according to police.
CPD states King was an unintended victim.
This was the 74th homicide in Columbus in 2022.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Columbus police at 614-645-4730.