Driveby shooting on 32nd St. in Columbus leaves one man dead, four injured

Driveby shooting on 32nd St. in Columbus leaves one man dead, four injured

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - An overnight shooting in Columbus has left four people injured and a fifth dead.

Officers were dispatched to the 600 block of 32nd St. near the intersection of 7th Ave. to find 41-year-old Eric Devon Patterson deceased.

Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan says Patterson was declared dead on the scene at approximately 4:00 a.m.

It was initially believed only three victims were injured in this case, but Columbus police have confirmed a fifth victim.

The other four victims in the shooting were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.

One of the victims is currently in surgery and is listed in critical condition. The remaining three are undergoing treatment for non-life threatening injuries.

There is no word on any suspects in this case at this time.

Anyone with information on this shooting should contact Columbus police.

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