COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Police are investigating a shooting in northeast Columbus that left one person dead and another hospitalized.
According to the Columbus Division of Police, at about 12:36 a.m., Monday, officers were called to the 1700 block of Kenmore Road on the report of a shooting.
When officers arrived on scene, they found a 23-year-old man leaving the area in a vehicle. Officers removed the man and found he was suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to an area hospital and is listed in stable condition.
Officers then found Derek Hoston, 21, lying in the parking lot suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to an area hospital where he later died.
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.