Police searching for more information about fatal Carousel Lounge shooting

Man shot at Carousel Lounge dies during surgery
Marcus King
Marcus King

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirms that 21-year-old Marcus King died from his injuries after being shot at the Carousel Lounge club located on Victory Dr.

The incident happened at around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday morning. Columbus Police say King was shot twice, once in the abdomen and in the right buttocks. He was transported to Midtown Medical Center in critical condition and died during surgery. He was pronounced dead at 5:20 a.m.

Detectives are searching for a silver or gray 2006-2013 Chevrolet Impala that was seen leaving that area. The individuals in the Impala may have witnessed the shooting and investigators would like to speak with them.

Anyone with any information about this case should contact the Columbus Police Department's Homicide Investigators at 706-653-3400.

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