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One man dead, police search for killer

By Roslyn Giles -  bio | email

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  Columbus police are looking for a murder suspect at this hour.  Police were called to a business on Fortson road around 11:30 Monday night to investigate a report of ‘shots fired'.

Officers told News Leader 9 when they arrived, they found a man in his early 40s lying on the asphalt near the road with several gunshot wounds.

Police identified the location as the driveway of 84 Lumber Company on Fortson road. Officers have not released who made the 911 call to report the shooting.

Police have confirmed the victim died, but it is unclear if the victim was already dead when police arrived.

Investigators are searching for the suspect.

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