COLUMBUS, Ohio — The suspect accused of killing one person and injuring three others in a shooting in South Linden Saturday has died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said.
Keith Pleasant, 29, was charged with murder, felonious assault and discharge into habitation, according to the Columbus Division of Police.
Officers were dispatched to the 1400 block of St. Clair Avenue just after 3:30 a.m. following reports of a shooting.
At the scene, police located five individuals suffering from gunshot wounds. Columbus police said that one of those victims, 28-year-old Taylin Roland, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officers said three other victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment — they are expected to survive their injuries.
According to police, Pleasant was taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition with a self-inflicted gunshot wound where he later died.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.
This deadly shooting is one of several crime investigations Columbus police handled in the overnight hours into Saturday.