5 arrested following shots fired near Boxwood Blvd. in Columbus

Published: Jun. 2, 2023 at 1:45 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 2, 2023 at 10:38 PM EDT
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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Multiple suspects have been taken into police custody after shots were fired at a home near Boxwood Boulevard in Columbus.

According to officials, the shooting happened in broad daylight at a house on Green Forest Drive. Police received the call with a vehicle description, leading to a traffic stop on the vehicle on Strafford Drive.

The following five males were arrested,

  • Khalil Mainor
  • Jaymar Davis
  • Eric Hardy
  • Treshawn Hall
  • Tyler Bizzard

During the vehicle search, officers discovered five firearms with magazines and two grams of marijuana. Additionally, two of the guns had Glock switches attached to them.

5 arrested after shots fired near Boxwood Blvd. in Columbus
5 arrested after shots fired near Boxwood Blvd. in Columbus(Source: Columbus Police Department)

Consequently, all five suspected were charged with the following crimes,

  • Aggravated assault
  • Reckless conduct
  • 1st-degree damage to property
  • Possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime
  • Possession of a machine gun
  • Possession of a firearm by a person under 18
  • Failure to stop
  • Improper lane change

Police say no injuries were reported in the incident.