UPDATE: 2 teens dead, at least one injured at Wilson Apartment shooting

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Correction: An earlier version of this story identified Jesse Ransom as an 18-year old. This information provided by Columbus Police was incorrect, according to Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan.

UPDATE 06/15/2021 5:23 p.m. – The Columbus Police Department has released new information in a shooting that happened Monday night at Wilson Apartments.

According to police, the shooting left two people dead and two people injured.

One of the victims injured in the shooting has been identified as Wandray Harris, age 19. Police say Harris was transported to the hospital Monday night and is currently listed as being in critical condition.

Police say in addition to Harris, a juvenile victim was also injured in the shooting. The juvenile was transported to the hospital and is listed as being in stable condition, according to police.


UPDATE 06/15/2021 9:37 a.m. – Muscogee County Deputy Coroner Charles Newton confirmed that two people are dead and at least one is recovering after a shooting at Wilson Apartments late Monday night.

Newton told WRBL that Jesse Ransom, 17 and Saiveon Pugh, 18, are dead.

Ransom was pronounced dead on scene at 10:45 p.m Monday night. Pugh was pronounced dead at 1:45 a.m Wednesday morning at Piedmont Columbus Regional’s Trauma Unit.

At least one other person was shot, their condition is unknown at this time.

Stick with News 3 as we work to learn more.

UPDATE 06/14/2021 11:13 p.m. – According to Muscogee County Deputy Coroner Charles Newton, one person is dead at Luther Wilson Home.

Columbus Police confirm a shooting has happened at the apartments.

Police were called out to the area earlier tonight, following a report of gunshots.

Building 300 has been cordoned off with police tape.

Details about the victim are not available at this time.


COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) – The Columbus Police Department has responded to a report of shots fired at Luther Wilson Homes.

Multiple police units are on scene. According to officials, police were called out to the apartment community, located at 3400 8th Avenue, following the report on Monday night.

Police are asking everyone to avoid the area until the scene has been cleared.

WRBL News 3 has a reporter on scene and is working to gather more information.

Stay with us on-air and online for new details as they become available.

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