UPDATE: Victim ID’d in fatal shooting on Mehaffey St. in Columbus

UPDATE: 70-year-old man dead following shooting on Mehaffey St. in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) -One person is dead following a shooting in Columbus Monday evening.

The shooting happened inside of a home in the 4900 block of Mehaffey Street at around 4:50 p.m. Authorities confirmed the victim is 70-year-old Walter Williams.

Deputy Coroner Elizabeth Allison confirmed the victim was pronounced dead on the scene.

Columbus police say a suspect is in custody.

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