Jakwan Lee Radford dies in fatal driveby shooting in Columbus’ Far East Side – Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Columbus’ Far East Side drive-by shooting death of Jakwan Lee Radford – Obituary

17-year-old Jakwan Lee Radford has died in a fatal drive-by shooting that occurred in Columbus’ Far East Side on Wednesday, November 24, 2021. It happened at about 5 p.m in the 7000 block of Norworth Road.

Official reports indicate a vehicle approached Jakwan and opened fire. First responders arrived at the scene to find Jakwan with severe bullet wounds. He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead later.

There is no information about the suspect or the motive behind the shooting.

The shooting remains under investigation and anyone with information about the shooting, you are asked to contact the Columbus police Homicide Unit at (614) 645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 461-TIPS (8477).