East Fifth Avenue Columbus' Homicide Total For 2017 Now At 100 By Jim Letizia • Oct 11, 2017 Columbus police are investigating the city's 100th homicide of the year. Police Investigating Columbus' 72nd Homicide Of The Year By Jim Letizia • Jul 18, 2017 Columbus now has 72 official homicides this year. Murder Suspect Arrested Following Standoff At Local Hotel By Jim Letizia • Nov 18, 2016 Franklin County Sheriff's Office The suspect in a fatal east side shooting is scheduled to appear in court today after six months on the run. Local Convenience Store Shooting Claims One Life, Injures Two Others By Jim Letizia • Jun 9, 2016 One man is dead and two others are hospitalized after a shooting at a convenience store on East 5th Avenue yesterday. Bond Set For Local Man Charged In Triple-Shootings By Associated Press • Mar 8, 2016 Columbus Division of Police Bond is set at 2 million dollars for the Columbus man charged with a triple-shooting on the east side last Friday that killed a 7-year-old boy and injured two others. Police Make Arrest In Local Triple Shooting By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Mar 6, 2016 Columbus Division of Police Columbus police have arrested a suspect in a Friday shooting on a parking lot at an east side market that left a 7-year-old boy dead and another child and a man wounded. Equipment Failure Blamed For Local Refinery Fire By Jim Letizia • Feb 15, 2016 ohiocitizen.org Columbus fire officials blame an equipment failure for causing Sunday's blaze at an east side petroleum plant. Locals Working To Preserve Original Port Columbus Terminal By Jim Letizia • Jun 26, 2015 columbuslandmarks.org Historic preservation groups and the Columbus Foundation are teaming up to repair the roof of the original Port Columbus terminal and control tower. Double-Shooting Victims Identified By Jim Letizia • Sep 26, 2014 Columbus police have identified the victims of a double-shooting Thursday on the North side. Missing Columbus Man Found Shot To Death By Jim Letizia • Jan 16, 2014 Columbus police are searching for a person-of-interest in the shooting death of a missing man whose body was found Tuesday night. Drive-by Shooting Suspect Arrested By Jim Letizia • Sep 27, 2012 A Columbus man is facing charges for his alleged role in a murder.