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Dwaynel Howard
  • Case number: 3429
  • Nickname or alias: Dwayne
  • Incident location: In the area of S. Hamilton Ave. & Melroy Ave.
    Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 10/27/2017
  • Homicide date: 10/28/2017
  • Date of birth: 7/3/1966
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Weight: 210
  • Hair color: Black
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On Friday October 27, 2017 at approximately 8:08 p.m. the Columbus Division of Police received a call and were requested to respond to the area of S. Hamilton Rd. near Melroy Ave. The initial information indicated that a person was shot. A male victim later identified as 51yr old Dwaynel Howard was transported to Grant Medical Center in critical condition. At the time of this release his condition has not improved. On Saturday October 28th at approximately 6:05pm, Dwaynel Howard succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced by doctors at Grant Medical Center.


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