News

Suspect in double shooting ID’ed

Suspect in double shooting ID’ed

/Saga Comm. photo

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Columbus police are on the lookout for a suspect in a deadly double shooting just before Christmas.

Investigators have filed a murder charge against Michael Watson, 20, as the man who allegedly gunned down Marvin Ector and injured another man as they sat in a vehicle at a Northeast Side gas station.

Ector, 26, and Darnell Gammon, 31, were shot while sitting inside a car outside a Sunoco gas station at Lexington and Fifth avenues just after 6:00 p.m. on Dec. 23, detectives said.

Ector was pronounced dead at the scene and Gammon was taken to the hospital.

Anyone with any information about the whereabouts of Michael Watson is asked to contact the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Crime Stoppers at 614-645-8477

Featured Events

CommunityCalendar620

New Year’s Eve with Elvis

Celebrate New Year’s Even with dinner and dancing to the tunes by authentic Elvis Presley tribute artist Mike Albert.

News

in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

randy-travis

A look back at some of the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

in Entertainment

REVIEW: Surprising talent creates weird onscreen magic in ‘Foxcatcher’

This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Channing Tatum, left, and Mark Ruffalo in a scene from "Foxcatcher."

Sibling rivalry, loneliness, competition and madness fuel director Bennett Miller’s award-worthy true crime tale Foxcatcher.

in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Wild’ is both unsettling and triumphant

This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild."

Reese Witherspoon leaves her comfort zone as real-life hiker Cheryl Strayed in "Wild."