1 dead, 2 injured in shooting on Ridgon Road

Published: Jul. 7, 2017 at 8:14 AM EDT|Updated: Jul. 7, 2017 at 12:34 PM EDT
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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - One man is dead and two are injured in an early Friday morning shooting in Midtown Columbus.

Police responded to calls around 2:30 Friday morning.

Columbus Police are actively investigating the shooting that took place at 831 Rigdon Rd.

The shooting took the life of 34-year-old Brandon Scott.

According to Chief Deputy Coroner Freeman Worley, Scott was pronounced dead at 2:52 a.m.

So far the identity of the two other victims is not being released.

One of those victims is in critical condition.

He was airlifted to Grady Hospital in Atlanta.

The other surviving victim was shot in the leg.

His injuries are non-life threatening according to Police Lt. Greg Touchberry.

Police are searching for a suspect.

Police say a motive for this crime is yet to be determined.

This is a developing story. Stay tuned to News Leader 9 for updates.

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