Ohio Unsolved Homicides

Law Enforcement > Local Law Enforcement > Unsolved Homicides

Jermale L Payton  Unsolved homicide

Submit a Tip Print Poster
Jermale Payton
  • Case number: 3657
  • Incident location: 800 [Block] Greenfield Dr.
    Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 8/17/2021
  • Homicide date: 8/17/2021
  • Date of birth: 2/3/1986
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 6' 00"
  • Weight: 238
  • Hair color: Black
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On August 17, 2021, at approximately 1:15am, officers were dispatched to the area of Greenfield Dr and Canonby Pl on a report of shots fired. When officers arrived at scene, they discovered the victim, 35yr old Jermale Payton laying in the street suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers at scene performed life saving measures until Columbus Fire Medic #3 arrived and transported the victim to Grant Medical Center in critical condition.


Anyone with additional information or questions regarding this case should submit a tip.