COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Police are searching for two suspects in a shooting at a Franklinton bar that left a man dead earlier this month.
According to the Columbus Division of Police, at about 2:08 a.m., July 1, officers were called to a bar in the 900 block of Sullivant Avenue on the report of a shooting.
When officers arrived on scene, they found Edward C. Hunter, 29, suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Witnesses told police Hunter and another man got into a fight, when the suspect pulled a gun and fired several shots, striking Hunter.
On Thursday, police announced they had filed a warrant for the arrest of Clyde Littlefield, 21, on a murder charge, and a warrant for the arrest of Logan Besse, 22, on a charge of illegal possession of a firearm in liquor premise in connection to Hunter’s death.
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.