One dead following shooting on east side of Columbus

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — One person is dead following a shooting on the east side of Columbus Friday afternoon.

According to Columbus Police, officers responded to reports of a shooting at a gas station on the 1900 block of East Livingston Avenue at approximately 5:40 p.m.

According to police, the victim, a 28-year-old man, was standing outside the business when he was shot, at which point, he stumbled into the store.

The victim was taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition, police said, but later died.

Anyone with any information on the shooting is asked to contact the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730.

This is the 150th homicide investigation and 149th homicide in Columbus for 2020.

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