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31-year-old man killed in Columbus shooting late Wednesday night

The shooting happened on the 1800 block of Sullivant Avenue just after 11:50 p.m.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A 31-year-old man was killed in a shooting late Wednesday night, according to Columbus police. 

Officers responded to reports of the shooting just after 11:50 p.m. in the 1800 block of Sullivant Avenue, where they found Brandon Wheat unresponsive and lying in an alley. 

According to a release from Columbus police, officers attempted life-saving efforts but Wheat was pronounced dead at the scene. 

There is no suspect information at this time. 

The shooting remains under investigation and police are asking anyone with information to call 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477. 

The man's death marks the 162nd homicide in Columbus this calendar year. 

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