Teen dies in shooting at Propst Park Activity Center in Columbus

A teenage girl died after an overnight shooting outside the Activity Center at Propst Park in Columbus.

Posted: Jul 21, 2019 8:14 PM
Updated: Jul 21, 2019 8:14 PM

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continuing to follow an investigation into the shooting death of a columbus teen. 16 year old -arykah white- was shot at a sweet sixteen birthday party and was pronounced dead at the scene.. wtvas nicole dantzler joins us live in propst park with where police are in this investigation... taylor.. thats right not much activity here in propst park... but this is where arykah patrice white was found dead after a shooting last night. police chief fred shelton said it happened just before midnight at the lower level activity center. he said it was a sweet sixteen party. investigators are searching for any evidence to catch the shooter. the columbus fire department's water rescue team is assisting police by searching the luxapilila creek this morning. but in the park today i saw someone eating lunch. they told me they heard about the shooting that happened just hours before and wants everyone to put the guns down. "i would just encourage everyone to find their purpose in life, stop the violence and just find peace among themself. quit fighting over the things they're fighting over, they're probably minimal and not worth going to jail or someone ending up dead." lowndes county coroner greg merchant said an autopsy will be performed next week. live in columbus nicole dantzler wtva nine news. live in columbus nicole dantzler wtva nine news. and another shooting in columbus we are working to find
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