Police Searching For Two Suspects In Connection To Hilltop Shooting


Columbus Police are now searching for two suspects in connection in the shooting death of a 61-year-old man.

Authorities are looking for 21-year-old Jalen Rashaad Hall and 20-year-old Alexa S. Curtis. Both are facing murder charges.

Police received a call just after 8:30 p.m. Monday about a shooting on Springmont Ave. and S. Highland Ave.

Charles Mahon, 61, was shot inside the home as someone opened fire at people standing on the porch. Mahon died at the scene.

Police say Mahon was not the intended target but was a bystander to an argument between others possibly over money.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about this homicide or the whereabouts of the suspects is asked to contact Columbus Police Homicide at 614-645-4730 or the Crimestoppers Tip Line at 614-645-TIPS.