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Donavon LeShawn Williams  Unsolved homicide

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Donavon Williams
  • Case number: 3353
  • Incident location: 1400 [Block] Genessee Avenue
    Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 9/24/2016
  • Homicide date: 9/24/2016
  • Date of birth: 9/14/1992
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 6' 01"
  • Weight: 155
  • Hair color: Black
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On September 24, 2016, at approximately 3:41 a.m., Columbus Police officers were called to 1478 Genessee Avenue on the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located both victims in the front of the address suffering from gunshot wounds. The first victim, later identified as 24yr old Donavon Williams was critically injured and was subsequently pronounced deceased by C.F.D. Medic personnel at 4:11 a.m.


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