UPDATE 4:52 a.m. 11/20/2022: The Columbus Police Department released the following press release on the drive-by shooting.
On Saturday, November 19, 2022 at 1:15 a.m., Columbus Police Officers responded to a shooting in the 6200 block of Cross Tie Court. Upon arrival, officers found the victim in front of the apartment. EMS responded and transported the victim to Piedmont Columbus Regional ER. The victim, Joshua Huff, 16, died shortly after arriving to the hospital.Columbus Police Department
According to witnesses, Huff and several others were standing outside when a black Range Rover passed by and someone fired gunshots, striking the victim. An officer found the vehicle in a driveway just off Warm Springs Road. The occupants fled on foot and were not taken into custody. Further investigation revealed that the vehicle was reported stolen during an armed robbery on November 13, 2022.
Anyone with information about this case is encouraged to contact lead investigator Corporal K. Baldwin at (706) 225-4337 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also contact the Homicide Unit at (706) 225-3161.
COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL)– A teen has died following a shooting on Cross Tie Court in Columbus.
16-year-old Joshua Huff was pronounced dead by Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan just before 2:00 Saturday morning.
Bryan says Huff had been shot multiple times.
So far, there’s no word on any possible suspects.
Stay with WRBL for updates on this developing story.