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Police identify shooting victim found outside home on N. Wheatland Avenue

Police found the body of 32-year-old Deangelo Cummings on the front porch of a home.
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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus Police are investigating a deadly shooting.

Officers were called to a home on N. Wheatland Avenue, in the area of I-70 and W. Broad Street, just before 12:30 Wednesday morning.

Someone called 911 saying their son was the victim of a shooting.

Columbus police arrived and found the victim on the porch. Medics pronounced him dead at the scene a few minutes later.

Police have since identified the victim as 32-year-old Deangelo Cummings.

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

This is the 59th homicide in Columbus in 2020.