Investigation launched in fatal shooting of a 3-year old in Columbus

A 3-year-old is dead following a shooting Sunday night in the 4800 block of Toney Drive in Columbus, authorities say.

The victim has been identified as Jhalani Malay Blow, according to Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan.

The Columbus Police Department’s Violent Crimes Unit has been called in to investigate, according to the department’s Twitter page.