Man shot, killed in Columbus alley


COLUMBUS, OH – On Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at 12:51 pm, Columbus Police Officers were called to the rear of the 200 block of Miami Ave. on a report of a male lying in the alley.

Upon arrival, officers found 40-year-old Dominick Braxton suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced deceased at 12:56 pm.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact CPD’s Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 461-TIPS (8477).

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