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Police identify man killed in shooting on South Champion Avenue

The shooting happened shortly after 3 p.m. on Thursday.
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Police on scene of a shooting on South Champion Avenue on July 2, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed after an altercation on South Champion Avenue on Thursday.

According to Columbus police, the shooting happened shortly after 3 p.m. near the intersection of South Champion Avenue and  Lawrence Drive.

Offices responded to the scene and found 26-year-old Delano Royster shot.
He was taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition where died at 3:45 p.m.

Officers also found a second man who was injured leaving the scene. He was taken to Grant Medical Center and is expected to be OK. 

A short time later, 25-year-old Trevon Elder was dropped off at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center to be treated for a gunshot wound.

Police said the three men were inside a home when there was a fight and Elder shot Royster.

The other man was not shot but did suffer serious injuries, police said.
Elder was arrested and charged with murder. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.