70-year-old woman, 72-year-old man identified as north Linden homicide victims


COLUMBUS, Ohio — Police are investigating the deaths of an elderly couple in the north Linden area of Columbus as homicides.

Columbus Police said they received a call to respond to Pauline Avenue near Atwood Terrace around 3 p.m. on Thursday.

They found a woman, identified as 70-year-old Sharon Fadley, dead. Her husband, 72-year-old Donal Fadley, was transported to the hospital with critical injuries. He later died.

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According to police, these are the 51st and 52nd homicides in the city of Columbus for 2019.

Police have not released any information about a possible suspect.

Anyone with any information in regards to this incident is asked to call the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477).

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