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