Columbus' Homicide Total For 2017 Now At 100 By Jim Letizia • Oct 11, 2017 TweetShareGoogle+Email Columbus police are investigating the city's 100th homicide of the year. Police say a man was killed last night at East 5th Avenue and James Road. The victim, a motive and possible suspects have not been identified. Tags: Columbus HomicidesEast Fifth AvenueJames RoadTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Columbus Teen Is City's 84th Homicide Victim Of The Year By Jim Letizia • Aug 25, 2017 Columbus police say 17-year-old boy was shot and killed yesterday on the south side. Fatal East Side Shooting Is Columbus' 54th Homicide Of The Year By Jim Letizia • May 28, 2017 Columbus police are asking for the public's help in solving the murder of an east side man early Saturday.