Police investigating after person found shot to death in southwest Columbus

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Police say one person is dead after a shooting in southwest Columbus.

According to the Columbus Division of Police, officers were called to the 900 block of S. Roys Avenue on the report of a body found.

Police say 80-year-old Richard Cardwel person was found shot to death by his girlfriend. The death is being treated as a homicide.

Police continue to investigate, but no other information was released.

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