01/09/17 9:50 p.m. — Columbus police have released the names of the victim and suspect.
Police say when officers arrived on scene they found 67-year-old Nancy Green suffering from a gunshot wound. Green died as a result of her injuries.
Police arrested 88-year-old James Byrd and will be charged with murder.
COLUMBUS, Ga. — Columbus police are investigating a shooting death that occurred Tuesday afternoon in the 5100 block of Trussell Avenue.
Major J.D. Hawk says officers responded to the scene at 4:28 p.m. where they found a woman dead.
Officers have taken a suspect into custody.
Names of the suspect and victim will not be released at this time.
The shooting remains under investigation by the Homicide Division of the Columbus Police Department.