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Homicide Rate Rises in Columbus

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Tony Webster

Columbus has experienced a spike in the homicides in 2017, with 48 deaths so far this year.  Last year, the city was ranked with the seventh-highest homicide rate in the country. Though violent crime rates are down in general, many cities across the country have seen a rise in homicides. Join us today as we discuss the rising homicide rate in Columbus, the potential causes, and how authorities are responding.