Columbus police investigating deadly shooting of teen at apartment complex

Published: Jan. 17, 2017 at 10:46 AM EST|Updated: Jan. 17, 2017 at 1:35 PM EST
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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened on Monday, Jan. 16 at Bull Creek Apartments.

When police arrived at the apartment complex, they discovered 17-year-old Destiny Nelson suffering from a gunshot wound.

Nelson was taken to the Midtown Medical Center where she passed away.

The homicide and ID Units responded to the scene and assumed the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at (706) 225-4293.

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