Columbus man shot in head on Farr Road

lgierer@ledger-enquirer.comMarch 6, 2013 

Markeith Taylor, 28, has been charged with aggravated assault in the Wednesday shooting of a 34-year-old Columbus man.

According to Columbus police, Taylor has also been charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Police said the shooting took place at 988 Farr Road in the Park Crest Mobile Home Park.

According to the report, police were dispatched to the Medical Center ER at about 3 a.m. Wednesday after receiving reports of the shooting. The victim told police the shooting took place between 2 a.m. and 2:15 a.m.

The victim suffered gunshot wounds to the hip and head. He was inside one of the trauma rooms when officers spoke with him.

No suspect was described in the report.

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