Columbus Police: Domestic violence suspect killed during confrontation

When officers arrived, they were told the suspect fled the scene

Photo courtesy of WCMH. A suspect in a domestic violence complaint is dead after an officer-involved shooting in west Columbus.
Photo courtesy of WCMH.

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A suspect in a domestic violence complaint is dead after an officer-involved shooting in west Columbus.

According to the Columbus Division of Police, officers were dispatched around 9:30pm Saturday on the report of a domestic violence complaint. When officers arrived, they were told the suspect fled the scene.

Officers located the suspect on Letchworth Avenue. The suspect and the officers became involved in a confrontation, which resulted in an officer shooting the suspect.

The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene.

Columbus Police have not identified the suspect or the officers involved at this time.

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