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Man shot to death in YMCA parking lot

Man shot to death in YMCA parking lot

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – Police say they are looking for three or four men in connection with a deadly shooting outside a Northeast Side YMCA Wednesday afternoon.

Deon Johnson, 36, was found shot to death in a car in the parking lot of the North YMCA, 1640 Sandalwood Place, just before 4:00 p.m.

Detectives say witnesses told them three or four black male suspects may have driven away in a Chevy Impala.

Police say there was no connection between the shooting and the YMCA.

This is the 23rd homicide of 2014.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Crime Stoppers at 614-645-TIPS.

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