Poster of Joel Chatman

Joel Chatman

Joel Chatman
  • Case number: 3576
  • Incident location: 1400 [Block] Briarwood Ave.
    Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 10/25/2020
  • Homicide date: 10/25/2020
  • Date of birth: 4/5/1993
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 5'05
  • Weight: 197
  • Hair color: Black
  • Eye color: Green
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On October 25, 2020, at 8:34 p.m., Patrol responded on an unknown complaint at 1456 Briarwood Avenue. Caller reported that there was a dead body in the house. Upon arrival, Patrol found an open back door and during a search of the residence discovered the victim, 27yr old Joel Chatman, who appeared to have been shot. CFD EMS #13 responded and pronounced the victim dead at scene. There is no suspect information at this time.

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