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UPDATE: 1 dead in Buena Vista Rd. shooting in Columbus

Published: Dec. 21, 2021 at 3:36 PM EST
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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A man is dead following a shooting in Columbus.

According to the Columbus Police Department, 27-year-old DeQuantae Tarver was shot in the 3400 block of Buena Vista Road - at Wild Bill’s Party Shop.

Tarver was being transported by a private vehicle when they spotted a police officer and flagged them down at the Circle K located at Macon and Reese Roads and asked the officer to call 911.

EMS arrived at the Circle K and transported the Tarver to the hospital where he later was pronounced dead at 5:02 p.m.

The Columbus Police Department Assault and Robbery Unit are also on a scene on Wilmington Drive. Police say all three scenes are related, but details are limited at this time.

No suspects are in custody.

The Columbus Police Department’s Assault and Robbery Unit are also on a scene on Wilmington Drive
The Columbus Police Department’s Assault and Robbery Unit are also on a scene on Wilmington Drive(Source: WTVM)

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