Linden Homicide Victim Identified by the Police

A man who was found dead at a home in Linden has been identified by the police.

The Columbus Police Department responded to a call reporting a body at a home in the 1400 block of Briarwood Avenue around 8:34 p.m., Sunday.

Officers said they found the body of 27-year-old Joel Chatman with gunshot injuries after arriving at the scene.

He was declared dead at the scene.

Authorities are seeking information regarding the shooting and ask anyone with information to call the CPD Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477. It was added that they do not have any information concerning any suspect yet.