Columbus Police arrest suspect following deadly shooting in Linden

On Saturday, the Columbus Division of Police said they have arrested and charged a murder suspect following a July shooting in Linden.

The shooting happened on July 24th. Officers were dispatched to the 2600 block of Aubudon Road just after 2 pm that day.

Upon arrival at the scene, officers located 23-year-old Devontay Stanton. Police say Stanton was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Stanton was transported to OhioHealth Grant Medical Center where he passed away.

On August 13th, officers identified 23-year-old Jaylon Walker as the alleged suspect. Two days later, police arrested Walker and charged him with murder. His arraignment is set for Tuesday, August 18th at 9 am.

If you have any information regarding this incident, call the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at (614) 645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 461-TIPS (8477).

This is the 73rd homicide in Columbus this year.

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