Police identify man who died after police involved shooting in west Columbus


COLUMBUS -- Police have identified a man who died after a police-involved shooting Saturday night, as well as the officer who shot the man.

The shooting occurred in the Hilltop area of west Columbus Saturday night, and police say Steven Tyler Reed, 25, died in that shooting.

Officers responded around 9:30 p.m. to the 100 block of Eldon Avenue on a reported domestic violence complaint.

According to police, when they arrived they were told Reed fled to the 100 block of Letchworth Avenue.

Police say they found him in the area and a confrontation between Officer Nathan A. Schwind and Reed ensued, which left Reed shot dead. SWAT responded to the scene after the incident.

Schwind, according to a media release, is an 11-year veteran.

An investigation is underway.

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