Homicide investigation underway in Columbus after man shot overnight

Homicide investigation underway in Columbus after man shot overnight

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Police in Columbus are investigating a homicide after a man was shot and killed overnight.

Muscogee County Deputy Coroner Charles Newton confirmed that 31-year-old Darien Floyd was shot in the East Urban Heights area.

Coroner Newton pronounced Floyd dead at approximately 12:55 a.m. on Feb. 28.

Major J.D. Hawk with the Columbus Police Department has confirmed that a homicide investigation is underway.

There is no word on any suspects at this time.

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