COLUMBUS (WCMH) – Police say one man is dead after an early morning shooting on the city’s east side.
According to Columbus Police, the shooting happened around 2:50am on the 4400 block of Melroy Avenue. When officers arrived, they found Salvador Martinez Diaz, 25, lying unresponsive in the street. Police say Diaz was shot several times. Medics transported Diaz to Grant Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.
Police say there is no suspect information at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call the Columbus Division of Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS(8477).