One dead after shooting in north Columbus

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus Police say one person has died after a shooting in north Columbus Thursday.

Officers were called to the 1700 block of Shanley Drive around 11 p.m. for reports of a person shot.

On scene, Tejuan Jerome Hammons, 40, was located suffering from a gun shot wound. Hammons was transported to Riverside Methodist Hospital in critical condition, where doctors pronounced him dead at 11:44 p.m.

According to police, due to the circumstances of the investigation, the suspect’s identity is not being released at this time.

Police continue to investigate and ask anyone with information to call the CPD Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.  

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