Victim pushed from vehicle, shot dead

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A man has died after a shooting on the east side Wednesday.

Police and medics were called to the scene in the 4700 block of McAllister Avenue shortly before 11 p.m. Wednesday to investigate a fatal shooting.

Police said the victim, 19-year-old Tyler Michael Smith, was pushed out of a car and was shot in the chest. Smith victim was taken to Grant Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Police ask that anyone with information call Columbus police at 645-4740 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 461-TIPS. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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