Deadly Shooting Near Crosswoods Area Hotels


Police were looking for a suspect after a deadly shooting in north Columbus.

It happened around 12:30 Sunday morning near the 100 block of Hutchinson Avenue just north of I-270.

Officers said the shooting took place between two hotels: the DoubleTree by Hilton and the Sheraton Suites.

A vehicle at the scene had the windows shot out.

It was not immediately clear if both the victim and the suspect had been shooting.

The victim, Dinkisra Mengistu, 19, died at the scene.

Watch 10TV and refresh for more information.