Early morning double shooting leaves one person dead

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus police were called to the 700 block of Canoby Place early Friday morning on reports of a double shooting.

The calls came in around 3:51 a.m. Police say they found 41-year old Emmanuel Lee Bryant suffering from gunshot wounds and lying on the steps in front of the Canoby Place residence. Bryant was transported to Grant Medical Center in critical condition and was pronounced dead at 4:30 a.m.

A second victim was shot in the leg and was treated on scene. Police are trying to determine a motive behind the shooting.

CPD is looking for information on the shooters, which were described as men in masks. Anyone with information is asked to call them at 614-645-4730 or Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS.

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