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CPD investigating deadly shooting on Clover Ave.

(Source: Sharifa Jackson/WTVM) (Source: Sharifa Jackson/WTVM)
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

The Columbus Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting that happened Saturday morning. 

According to CPD, they received calls in reference to a person being shot on Clover Avenue.

When police arrived, they discovered one man dead from a gunshot wound.

Columbus Corner Buddy Bryan confirms with News Leader 9 that 35-year-old Lonny Braxton was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:15 a.m.

According to Bryan, this is Columbus' 33rd homicide of the year. 

Braxton's body is being sent to Atlanta for an autopsy.

Police have not released any information about a suspect or if anyone has been arrested.

Anyone with information about this shooting, or the actions of Lonny Braxton over the last 24 hours, is asked to please contact Sgt. D. Lyon at 706-225-4422.

This is a developing story; Continue to check back for updates.

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