24-year-old man killed in apparent drive-by shooting in Columbus

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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL)- Columbus police are investigating an early Saturday morning shooting that claimed a man’s life.

Raquan Jackson, 24, was killed in an apparent drive-by shooting in the 4000 block of Alton St., according to the Muscogee County Coroner’s Office. That is in South Columbus not far from Cusseta Road and the backside of Benning Hills.

The shooter or shooters opened fire into an occupied home when the victim was hit, Coroner Buddy Bryan tells News 3.

Jackson was pronounced dead on the scene at 4:55 a.m.

No further information was available as authorities continued to investigate the incident.

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