Man in 70s fatally shot, East side

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A man in his 70s was found dead at 333 East 9th Avenue this morning, Saturday, November 3rd.

Police responded to reports of a shooting at 7.15am, and the man was pronounced deceased 25 minutes later, according to a press release.

His name has been withheld until family are notified, Columbus Division of Police said.

Early investigations did not reveal an exact motive. Anyone with information please contact the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.

This is the 89th homicide of 2018, the CPD release concluded.

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