COLUMBUS — Two people are dead after a shooting at an East Side business early Sunday morning, Columbus police said.
Police were called at 4:06 a.m. to a shooting at Players Paradise Internet Cafe, 3439 East Broad St. where they found two people unresponsive, a 38-year-old white male and a 52-year-old white female. Fire medics pronounced both victims dead on scene at 4:18 a.m.
The names of the victims are not being released at this time. Preliminary investigation suggests the homicides were a result of an armed robbery and the investigation is ongoing.
These are the sixth and seventh homicides in Columbus this year.