UPDATE: Victim ID’d in deadly early-morning shooting on Bridgewater Rd. in Columbus

UPDATE: Victim ID’d in deadly early-morning shooting on Bridgewater Rd. in Columbus

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - One of the victims in an early morning shooting in Columbus has been identified.

55-year-old John Wells, Jr. was killed in the deadly shooting that happened in the 3700 block of Bridgewater Rd. at Castle Gate Windsor Park Apartments, according to Muscogee County Deputy Coroner Elizabeth Allison.

Police responded to the scene shortly after midnight.

Investigators say the shooting could have stemmed from a domestic dispute.

A second victim was transported to Piedmont Columbus Regional for treatment. There is no word on their condition at this time.

This the fourth homicide of the year in Columbus.

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