Police identify man killed in east Columbus shooting

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Police continue to investigate a shooting that left a man dead in east Columbus.  

At about 11:39 p.m., May 28, officers were called to an apartment in the 3600 block of Allendale Drive, on the report of a shooting.  

When officers arrived on scene, they found John Walker Jr., 68, suffering from a gunshot wound. He was later pronounced dead at the scene, despite receiving medical treatment.  

Police say they are still attempting to determine a motive and ask anyone with information on this shooting to  call the CPD Homicide Section at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477. 

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