UPDATE: One person dead after early morning shooting on 5th Ave. in Columbus

UPDATE: One person dead after early morning shooting on 5th Ave. in Columbus
Columbus police investigating shooting on 5th Ave. (Source: WTVM)

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - One person has died in a shooting that police are continuing to investigate on 5th Ave. in Columbus.

Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan has confirmed that one man has been pronounced dead in connection to this shooting.

29-year-old Ronnie Jackson Jr. was pronounced dead in the Emergency Room at 10:26 a.m. Bryan says that Jackson suffered multiple gunshot wounds all over his body.

The shooting is said to have taken place in the 600 block of 5th Ave.

Police are asking that everyone avoid the scene until it is clear.

News Leader 9 has a crew on the scene working to learn more information.

Keep with us on air and online for the latest updates.

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