COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A man who was shot Thursday night on the west side of Columbus and found at a nearby gas station died about half an hour later from his injuries.
Columbus police were originally alerted to reports of a shooting on the 800 block of Danwood Drive — in the Cherry Creek neighborhood — at about 8:10 p.m., but were then called to the United Dairy Farmers on the 900 block of Norton and Hall roads, which is a few blocks away from Danwood Drive.
23-year-old Ian Cousins was suffering from a gunshot wound at the gas station. Medics on the scene transported Cousins to OhioHealth Doctors Hospital in critical condition, where he was pronounced dead less than half an hour later.
Police continue to investigate the incident, and do not yet know what led to the shooting or of any possible suspect information.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Columbus Police Homicide Unit at (614) 645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 461-TIPS (8477).