Reward Offered To Help Solve Somali American’s Murder In Northeast Columbus

Screen shot 2013-11-23 at 11.36.32 AMCOLUMBUS (Camille Doty) — A $6,000 reward is being offered for information involving a homicide in Northeast Columbus. 31-year-old Abdulfatah Yussuf was fatally shot on the 2100 block of Lantern Drive on November 9.

Police said his body was found outside. Witnesses heard several shots fired and offered police a brief description. They said two males were near Yussuf prior to the shooting.  One had on a black hooded sweatshirt, the other wore tan.

Central Ohio Crime Stoppers and the victim’s loved ones are asking witnesses to come forward. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477) or go to  Tips can also be sent via text to “CRIMES” (274637), keyword CMH.




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Abdirizak Yonis is a senior chief editor at Bartamaha Media (a SMO "Somali Multimedia Organisation" Company), where he oversees the Bartamaha News outlet. Abdirizak was previously the National news editor of Bartamaha dot com. He has written for the site since the late 2012
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