Columbus Police investigate first murder of the year

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus Police are investigating the area's first murder of the year.

We're told the shooting occured around 1:30 a.m at a home located at the address 2828 10th Street. 19 year-old Victor Barnes was injured and transported to the hospital where he later died around 2:00 a.m.  

News Leader 9 is following this story.  We hope to have more information on this developing story on News Leader 9 at Noon, and on our website