UPDATE 02/12/2021 – Police have identified the victim in the shooting as Emory Stephens, 31,

According to police, Stephens was shot multiple times.

Stephens’ body is being sent to Atlanta for autopsy.


COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) – Columbus police are investigating an overnight shooting that left one person dead.

Muscogee County Coroner Charles Newton tells News 3 the victim was shot and killed at the Suite Bar & Grill on Sydney Simon Blvd early Friday morning. The victim was pronounced dead at 2:43 a.m., Newton said.

Stay with News 3 as we work to learn more about this developing story.