16-year-old boy shot to death in Ohio’s capital; man sought

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a 16-year-old boy has been shot to death in Ohio’s capital city.

Columbus police say officers responded to a report of a shooting at around 8:30 p.m. Friday. When they arrived, they found Damien Tesfai with an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have issued an arrest warrant for 18-year-old Elijah Morgan on a reckless homicide charge in the shooting.

Authorities say it’s the 44th homicide of the year in Columbus.

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