2 dead reported after Columbus shootings


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in Columbus are investigating the overnight shooting deaths of two people in a house.

WCMH-TV reports the shootings were at around 1:30 a.m. EDT Sunday on the city’s west side. Police say they found a man and woman dead in the basement of a house. Their names weren’t released immediately.

The station reports that police say a man who fled the scene has been taken into custody in nearby Fayette County in connection with the shooting.

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