31-year-old man found dead near dumpster in southwest Columbus

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COLUMBUS -- A 31-year-old man was found shot near a dumpster early Monday in southwest Columbus, according to police.

Investigators say the man, Julian Davis Higgins, was pronounced dead at the scene. He was found in the 600 block of Wedgewood Drive.

Police say they do not have a suspect or motive at this time

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This is the 70th homicide in the city of Columbus in 2018.

Anyone with information should call the Columbus homicide unit at 614-645-4730 or Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS.