Police search for suspects in Dawghouse Bar shooting

Photo Courtesy: Gary Copling/CENTRAL OHIO CRIME STOPPERS

COLUMBUS- Columbus police are looking for suspects in a shooting that left one man dead on the south side of Columbus.

On December 20, 2017, police responded to a shooting at the Dawghouse Bar in the 2000 block of Lockbourne Road.

When officers arrived, they found Gary Copling near a yard in the 2000 block of Studer Avenue. Copling was transported to Grant Medical where he later died.

Investigators say Gary Copling and another man met with another group of men in the parking lot of the Dawghouse Bar.

According to police, one of the suspects shot at Copling and the man he was with as they attempted to run away from the suspects' vehicle.

If you have any information please call Crime Stoppers 614-461-TIPS (8477), you could earn a cash reward.