Poster of Tymar Whitsett, Jr.

Tymar Whitsett, Jr.

Tymar Whitsett, Jr.
  • Case number: 3621
  • Incident location: 1500 [Block] Smith Rd.
    Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 4/13/2021
  • Homicide date: 4/13/2021
  • Date of birth: 1/20/1998
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 5' 09"
  • Weight: 135
  • Hair color: Black
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On 04/13/2021, Officers responded to 1585 Smith Rd. on the report of a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot that had been parked there for a month. Upon arrival, Officers observed what appeared to be an unresponsive person inside the vehicle. CFD EMS 14 responded and pronounced this person deceased at 9:08 PM. The individual was later identified as 23yr old Tymar Orlando Whitsett, Jr.


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