Police release suspect description in deadly 32nd Avenue shooting

UPDATE – Columbus Police have a person of interest in the deadly shooting that occurred on 32nd Avenue Thursday afternoon.

Police say the suspect is described as a black male, approximately 20-35 in age, anywhere from 5’8″ to 6’2″ tall, and weighing around 170 to 215 pounds.

Police also say the suspect fled the scene is a large dark colored SUV.

If anyone knows any information about this shooting you are asked to contact the Homicide Unit at 706-225-4047.


COLUMBUS, Ga. –¬†According to Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan there was a deadly shooting that occurred on 32nd Avenue near Cusseta Road.

The victim has been identified as 22-year Dominique Horton suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Horton was pronounced dead at 4:09 p.m. Thursday.

The shooting happened around 4 p.m. Thursday afternoon.

Coroner Buddy Bryan says his body will be taken to Atlanta for an autopsy. Bryan also says this is the first homicide of 2017.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 3 for updates.

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