Boy, 16, dies in southeast shooting

CANAL WINCHESTER, OH (WCMH) — A 16-year-old boy is the victim of Columbus’s 44th homicide of 2016.

Columbus police said Damieon Testfi died from an apparent gunshot wound just before 8:30pm Friday in the 3400 block of Oak Bend Boulevard.

Police named 18-year-old Elijah Morgan as the suspect. He is not in custody, and there is a warrant out for his arrest.

Police ask anyone with information to contact the homicide unit at 614-645-4730 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS.

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