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Man Dead Following Officer-Involved Shooting In Hilltop Neighborhood


One person is dead after an officer-involved shooting on the Hilltop Saturday night. 

Columbus Police responded to a domestic violence complaint at a home in the 100 block of Eldon Avenue. Responding officers were told on arrival a male fled to a home in the 100 block of Letchworth Avenue. Police say they found the suspect and a confrontation ensued which left the suspect dead. Police say it is unclear if the suspect was shot by officers or shot himself. The suspect's identity is being withheld pending notifcation of relatives. 

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.
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