UPDATE: 12/18/21 (11:47 P.M.)

Muscogee County Deputy Coroner Elizabeth Allison confirms the identity of the deceased as 22-year-old Kyron Sharp, a Phenix City Resident. Sharp was pronounced dead at 8:37 p.m. by an emergency room physician. His body will go to a G.B.I. crime lab for an autopsy.

The condition of the other person is unknown at this time.

This is Columbus’s 69th homicide according to Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan.


UPDATE: 12/18/21 (9:09 p.m.)

Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirms one person died of a gunshot wound and another is in critical condition.

Stay with News 3 as we work to gather more details.


COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) — There is currently police presence and crime scene tape up on Clark Ave. and Singer Drive.

Police have blocked off a large portion of the road, people are advised to avoid the area.

News 3 has a reporter on scene, stay with News 3 on-air and online as we work to gather more details.

Anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact Corporal Zachary Cole at 706-225-4295 or Sergeant Kyle Tuggle at 706-225-4377.