Police seek clues in West Side shooting death

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WTVN) -- Columbus police are going door to door on the West Side, hoping someone has information about a shooting death early Friday morning.

It began with a call about shots fired in the 700 block of Doulton Court, near Eakin Elementary School, then a second call around 2 a.m. about a shooting victim at an apartment building.

Cody Nichols, 22, was pronounced dead shortly after medics arrived.

It's Columbus's 78th homicide of 2017.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at (614) 645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 461-TIPS(8477).