Poster of Rusty Oehlers

Rusty Oehlers

Rusty Oehlers
  • Case number: 3374
  • Incident location: 50 [Block] S. Hague Ave.
    Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 2/20/2017
  • Homicide date: 2/21/2017
  • Date of birth: 11/5/1989
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: White
  • Height: 6' 01"
  • Weight: 185
  • Hair color: Brown
  • Eye color: Hazel
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On February 20, 2017, at approximately 2:17 a.m., Columbus Police Officers were at Mount Carmel West Hospital, when a vehicle arrived with two victims, who had apparently sustained gunshot wounds. Further investigation indicated the victims were likely shot in the area of 58 South Hague Avenue, during an alleged Robbery and were subsequently transported to the hospital by two apparent witnesses to this incident. Both victims were admitted to the hospital. 27yr old Rusty Oehlers succumbed to his injuries, on February 21, 2017, at approximately 10:59 a.m.


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