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Columbus police: Jeffrey Morgan, 25, killed in afternoon shooting

Columbus police are investigating a shooting death of a local man that occurred this afternoon.

Sgt. Lance Deaton said investigators responded to a 911 call at 1213 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. around 2:30 p.m. this afternoon and found 25-year-old Jeffrey Morgan was shot.

Coroner Bill Thrower pronounced Morgan dead at 3:18 p.m. at the Medical Center.

Police are looking for two suspects, both black men in their early 20s with low haircuts. Deaton said investigators are still interviewing people and trying to determine the circumstances behind the shooting.

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