Today’s Wanted Wednesday focuses on a homicide that took place in Columbus.

vehcile homicide that took place in Columbus

On Jan 9, 2023 a man was found dead after reports of a shooting in the area of 500 Riverview Dr. Upon Officers arrival they located the deceased victim who was later identified as Mr. Juan Aleman. The attach photo is a vehicle that is believed to have had something to do with the homicide. The vehicle appears to be an early 2000s model of a Chevy Trailblazer with damage to the passenger rear side. The vehicle also appears to be missing a taillight.

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