Editor’s Note: The child’s age has been adjusted to 19 months old. It was originally reported as 18 months old by the Muscogee County Coroner’s Office.
UPDATE 10/11/22 10:56 a.m.: An arrest has been made.
UPDATE 10/10/22 3:15 p.m.: A 64-year-old woman and a 19-month-old child died in today’s shooting on Hilton Avenue, according to Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan.
A grandmother and granddaughter were found dead just after 2:00 p.m., on Oct. 10, at a residence in the 2600 block of Hilton Avenue.
Buddy Bryan tells News 3 that Ursula Dietz, 64, was pronounced dead at 2:10 p.m. on the scene.
Elenor Dietz, a 19-month-old child, was also pronounced dead.
This is a developing case. WRBL will continue to update this article with new information.
COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) — The Columbus Police Department is investigating a shooting in the 2600 block of Hilton Avenue.
A News 3 reporter says crime scene tape is blocking off the area. Several cars with the Columbus Police Department are present in the area.
A Coroner’s car was at the scene.
Stay with WRBL News 3 as we keep you updated on this developing case.