A man is Accused of Killing His Father in the First Columbus Murder of 2019

There officers discovered 51 year old Alfonzo Walker suffering from a gunshot wound.

A tragic start to the new year for a family in Columbus, Georgia.

Right before five on New Years morning Columbus police are called to the Hannah Heights Apartments at 909 Farr Road where people reported a shooting.

There officers discovered 51 year old Alfonzo Walker suffering from a gunshot wound.

Walker later passed away as a result of his wounds.

The homicide investigation has led to the arrest of the victim’s son 36 year old Antonio Alphonzo Evans.

Evans is charged with murder and booked into the Muscogee county jail.

His first court date is set for Thursday.

Anyone with any information on the shooting is asked to call Columbus police.

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