Columbus police investigating body found behind homes

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Columbus Body Found in Alley

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) – The Columbus Division of Police are investigating after a body was found in an alley.

Officers were dispatched to the area after a report of a body found against a fence in an alley behind 1300 block of Gault Street.

The victim had been shot and pronounced dead at the scene.

A preliminary investigation revealed that there appeared to be a gun battle between the victim and one or more others, according to police.

Two persons of interest walked into Grant Medical Center with gunshot wounds. 

Police are still investigating.

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