Poster of Shaniqua Turner

Shaniqua Turner

Shaniqua Turner
  • Case number: 3601
  • Incident location: 800 [Block] Leona Ave.
    Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 1/11/2021
  • Homicide date: 1/11/2021
  • Date of birth: 1/27/1991
  • Gender: Female
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 5' 06"
  • Weight: 125
  • Hair color: Brown
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On Monday, January 11, 2021, at 5:06pm, Columbus Police Officers were called to 842 Leona Ave. on a report of a shooting. On arrival, officers found Shaniqua Turner, 29, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. CFD Medic 7 transported Turner to Grant Medical Center, in critical condition, where she was pronounced deceased by attending physicians at 5:27pm. The investigation revealed that a friend of Turner’s had driven her to 842 Leona Ave. As Turner was walking to the front door 842 Leona Ave. an unknown person shot Turner multiple times before fleeing the scene on foot.

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