Columbus Man Killed By Bullet That Passed Through Wall

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Police say a man has died after being struck by a bullet that passed through the wall of a neighbor’s apartment in Columbus.

Officers responding to a reported shooting found Jonathan Gardner suffering from a single gunshot wound around 12:50 p.m. Sunday. He was taken to a local hospital where he died from his injury.

Police say a person in a nearby apartment accidentally fired a round from a handgun which went through a wall, striking 28-year-old Gardner.

The person who fired the gun has been identified but has not been charged by police.

An investigation into the shooting is continuing.

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