Death: Milgen Road fatal shooting leaves Columbus, man, dead – A 43-year-old man was killed in a fatal shooting early Wednesday in a north Columbus strip mall. Rickett Carter of Columbus was declared dead at 3:24 a.m. by the attending physician at Piedmont Columbus Regional’s midtown hospital, Muscogee County deputy coroner Elizabeth Allison told the Ledger-Enquirer.
According to ledger-enquirer.com, Carter was transported from 5751 Milgen Road by ambulance, according to Allison. Soho Bar & Grill, Pizza Hut, and Live Oak Tailoring & Alterations are all located at that address. According to Allison, Carter’s body will be transferred to the GBI crime lab.
Officers were summoned to Soho Bar & Grill in regard to a shooting at 2:34 a.m., according to the Columbus Police Department. When they arrived, they discovered Carter had been shot. There were no more details given.