Southeast side shooting victim dies from injuries

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The victim of a southeast side shooting has died.

According to Columbus Police, officers were dispatched to the area of East Columbus Street and Oakwood Avenue on the report of a shooting around 9:05pm Thursday. When officers arrived, they found Deshawn Marable, 27, suffering from a gunshot wound near the rear of 940 S. Champion Ave.

Marable was transported to Grant Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. He was pronounced dead at the hospital at 9:28pm.

Police do not have any suspect information or motive at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS(8477).


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