COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A woman is dead after a shooting that happened Monday night in east Columbus.
Police said the shooting happened in the 1900 block of Maryland Avenue around 7:30 p.m.
When officers arrived, they found a woman, identified by police as 27-year-old Kaykamia Ruffin, suffering from a gunshot wound. Medics transported her to a local hospital where she later died.
Police did not provide suspect information.
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-TIPS.
This is the 45th homicide in Columbus in 2020.