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Atayia Nichols
  • Case number: 3724
  • Incident location: 1800 Block of Fairmont Ave
    Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 6/15/2022
  • Homicide date: 6/15/2022
  • Date of birth: 11/6/1997
  • Gender: Female
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 5' 05"
  • Weight: 170
  • Hair color: Brown
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On June 15, 2022, at approximately 5:46pm, officers were dispatched to the 1800 Block of Fairmont Ave on the report of a shooting. Officers arrived at scene and found two victims in need of medical assistance. Officers and bystanders provided aid to the victims until Columbus Fire personnel arrived. Victim #1, 24yr old Atayia Nichols, was transported to Grant Medical Center, where she succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced deceased at 5:54pm.


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