- Associated Press - Wednesday, August 19, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Police in Columbus say they are searching for a suspect after a 16-year-old boy was shot dead while riding his bicycle.

It happened at about 10 p.m. Tuesday in a neighborhood just north of downtown. Police say Richard Ferguson was pronounced dead at a hospital shortly after the shooting.

Someone fired multiple shots at Ferguson. Police say they don’t have any suspects or a possible motive yet. Detectives were investigating Wednesday.

It’s the 61st homicide in the city so far this year.


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