Victim ID'd deadly shooting on N. Lumpkin Rd., Columbus police investigate

(Source: Jose Zozaya/WTVM)
(Source: Jose Zozaya/WTVM)
(Source: Jose Zozaya/WTVM)
(Source: Jose Zozaya/WTVM)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Police continue to investigate the scene of a confirmed shooting in south Columbus early Monday morning.

Chief Deputy Coroner Freeman Worley has confirmed Matthew Grant, 28, has died as a result of the shooting.

Officers were dispatched to Lumpkin Park Apartments on N. Lumpkin Rd. after an emergency call made just before 3 a.m.

Columbus Police have temporarily blocked off access to a complex street as investigators talk to neighbors.

Early reports this morning suggest Columbus Police may have an idea of who is responsible for the shooting.

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