Pickup Sought In Fatal Shooting, Fire


Police said Thursday that they were searching for a pickup in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred on the city's northeast side.

Firefighters were called to a blaze Wednesday morning at a home on Devonshire Road. After entering the home firefighters found the body of Jackie Hagwood, 10TV News reported.

Police said that Hagwood, 44, had been shot to death and the fire was set to cover up the shooting.

Investigators have yet to name a suspect or a motive in the slaying, but detectives said they were searching for a green 1990 Dodge pickup in connection with the case.

The pickup had a broken tail light and had dealer license plate number 4-4454, police said.

Anyone with information about the pickup was asked to call Columbus police.

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