Police identify man killed in North Linden shooting

Columbus police investigate a shooting on Moon Road on September 19, 2019 (WBNS-TV

COLUMBUS, Ohio - A man was killed in a shooting in the North Linden area of Columbus, according to police.

Columbus police said officers responded to the 800 block of Moon Road just after 11 p.m. on Thursday.

The man was taken to Riverside Methodist Hospital. He was pronounced dead at 11:27 p.m.

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On Sunday, police identified the victim as 52-year-old Ernest Chen.

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 76th homicide in Columbus in 2019.