Crime

Man dies after 20th Avenue shooting in Columbus

mhaskey@ledger-enquirer.com

A 25-year-old man was fatally shot early this morning at a Columbus home in the 4900 block of 20th Ave., Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan said.

The victim, whose name has yet to be released, was pronounced dead at Columbus Midtown Medical Center at 5:12 a.m.

Bryan said the shooting occurred around 4:45 a.m. and is being investigated by the Columbus Police Department’s Robbery/Homicide Unit. Officers were still on the scene at 10:54 a.m.

The house is still surrounded with caution tape.

Stay with the Ledger-Enquirer for more on this developing story.

Sarah Robinson: 706-571-8622, @sarahR_92

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