Here is a list of 2017 Columbus homicides as determined by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, said Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan:
1. Dominique Devonte Horton, 22, of Columbus was killed in a Jan. 5 shooting in the 300 block of 32nd Ave. that also wounded another man. Authorities said a large group of people met on 32nd Avenue to watch two female juveniles fight, and the incident escalated when a man pulled out a gun and fired into the group.
2. Destiny Nelson, 17, of Columbus was killed in a Jan. 16 shooting at the Bull Creek Apartments near Woodruff Farm Road.
3. Eric Parker, 28, of Columbus was killed in a Feb. 10 shooting at a Conner Road apartment near Cusseta Road.
4. Maurice McGhee, 25, was shot and killed on March 24 at Wilson Homes at 3400 8th Ave.
5. Dudley Jones Jr., 44, was shot and killed on April 1 on Ticknor Drive.
6. Jason Boykin, whose age has yet to be released, was fatally shot April 11 at 1021 Adair Avenue Apt. 5.
7. Marion Davon Ralph, 39, was found dead of a gunshot wound April 19 at the Pentecostal Church of God on 25th Avenue between Dawson and Cusseta Road.
8. Jakorbin King, 21, was shot and killed April 30 inside of his apartment in the 1000 block of 33rd Street.
9. Lavonte Thomas, 26, was fatally shot April 30 in the 1400 block of 24th Street.
10. Glen Hollan Adipi, 23, was shot and killed May 8 in the 1400 block of 24th Street.
1. Christopher Warden, 31, was fatally shot by a woman on Feb. 6 after allegedly breaking into her apartment on Armour Avenue, authorities said.
Note: Warden’s death was listed on Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan's 2017 list of homicides, but Columbus police did not include it on their list. Click here for more information.