Homicide detectives investigating after body found in north Columbus

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Homicide detectives are investigating after a body was found in north Columbus Sunday morning.

Officers and medics were dispatched to the 1800 block of Belcher Drive around 7:20am Sunday on a report of a body laying between the buildings. When officers arrived, they found 26-year-old Kamal Abdulahi ShekMohamed unresponsive.

Police say he was suffering from gunshot wounds.

No suspect information is available.

This is the 83rd homicide in Columbus in 2017.

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