Police: Man flees with 6-year-old daughter after killing north Columbus man

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One person is dead following an afternoon shooting near Old North Columbus on Wednesday.

The Columbus Division of Police responded to a report of shots fired near West Hudson Street around 2:24 p.m.

The victim, 33-year-old Shane Hinebaugh, was taken to Ohio State Wexner Medical Center were he died.

Police said the suspect, 38-year-old Robert Chenault, is the estranged husband of the victim's girlfriend. Responding officers arrested Chenault, who police said fled the scene with his 6-year-old daughter. The child wasn't hurt, according to police.

Anyone with information regarding this homicide is asked to contact the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.

It's the city's 54th homicide of 2018.

ABC 6/FOX 28 will continue to follow this story.

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