Efrem Blackwell Jr dies in fatal Colombus shooting – Friday, April 22, 2022

Colombus shooting death of Colombus shooting – Obituary

Efrem Blackwell Jr has been named as the man who was slain in an early-morning Colombus shooting that occurred on Friday, April 22, 2022.

The gunshot occurred just before 12:30 a.m. in the neighborhood of Rainbow Park and Rhoads Avenue, across the street from Driving Park, according to Columbus police.

Officers came to find Efrem Blackwell Jr., 22, laying in the roadway. At 12:39 a.m., he was pronounced dead.

Police have stated that they are going door-to-door in search of any witnesses or cameras that may have been aimed in the area of the incident.

As more information becomes available, this article will be updated.