Man identified in fatal south side police-involved shooting

A man has died after an officer-involved shooting on Lockbourne Road in south Columbus Thursday night. (WSYX/WTTE)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- A man has died after an officer-involved shooting in south Columbus Thursday night.

Police said the incident started as a shooting off Whittier Street where officers followed 25-year-old Kawme Dejuan Patrick to the Lockhurst Apartments at 1185 Lockhurst Road around 7:51 p.m.

Patrick was shot in the front yard of the apartment complex, police said. He was taken to Grant Medical Center where he later died from his injuries.

The officers involved -- Cassie Scott and Officer Linda Gutierrez (both eight-year veterans of the force) -- were not injured. Both are assigned to the Patrol Bureau.

Police are continuing to investigate.

Stay with ABC 6/FOX 28 for the latest in this developing story.


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