Police identify victim in fatal east Columbus shooting


COLUMBUS, Ohio - Columbus police have identified the 30-year-old man shot and killed on city’s east side Monday.

Officers were called to the 3400 block of Bexvie Avenue around 6:20 p.m. Monday for a report of a shooting.

Police said there was a disturbance in the 1700 block of Zettler Road that led to the shooting.

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Someone drove the person who was shot, identified as Larry Scott Knapp Jr., 30, to the area of Bexvie Avenue to look for help.

Knapp was taken to Grant Medical Center in an ambulance and pronounced dead just before 7:30 p.m.

This is the 58th homicide in the City of Columbus in 2018.