Man killed in east Columbus shooting

Columbus Police are investigating a shooting that left one dead in east Columbus. (Courtesy: MGN)

A man was killed during a shooting in east Columbus Sunday night.

The shooting happened in the 900 block of Rarig Avenue around 9:50 p.m.

The victim was identified as 36-year-old Brent Delaine Carr.

Police said officers were called to the area on report of a shooting. When officers arrived, they said they found a man lying on the sidewalk with an apparent gunshot wound.

He was taken to Grant Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead at 10:13 p.m.

Police said preliminary investigation revealed Carr may have been a robbery victim.

This was the 28th murder in Columbus this year.

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