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Columbus police search for suspect in fatal shooting of 16-year-old early Sunday

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Police in Columbus are looking for a suspect in a shooting that has left a 16-year-old boy dead.

The shooting happened early Sunday morning at an apartment complex on the city's north side.

Police say 16-year-old Santos Hercules was taken to the hospital in critical condition and died about an hour later.

Officers say they got a call about a fight involving several people and gun shots.

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