Poster of Christie Howard

Christie Howard

Christie Howard
  • Case number: 3478
  • Incident location: 1500 [Block] Vendome Dr. S.
    Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 11/22/2018
  • Homicide date: 11/22/2018
  • Date of birth: 1/10/1977
  • Gender: Female
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 5' 07"
  • Weight: 250
  • Hair color: Black
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On November 22, 2018, at approximately 10:55 p.m., Columbus Police officers were called to 1568 Vendome Drive South on the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found an unresponsive female, lying on floor inside the residence, suffering from gunshot wounds. Witness accounts stated that unknown suspect(s) forced entry into the back of the residence, and then fired shots at the victim, striking her several times. The unknown suspect(s) then fled the residence in an unknown direction. C.F.D. Medic 13 arrived at the scene and pronounced the victim, later identified as 41yr old Christie Debra Howard, deceased at 11:03 p.m.


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