Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
Columbus Man Killed By Bullet That Passed Through Wall
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.