BY THE PACKET
During a Monday press conference, it was announced that three officers with the Columbus Police Department have been placed on paid administrative leave after an officer-involved shooting Friday night that left a Columbus man dead.
The shooting occurred at 14th Avenue near 20th Street at around 10 p.m. Ricky Bell was fatally wounded after being shot in the arm and butt. He died later at Baptist-Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle.
The shooting is under investigation by the Mississippi Bureau of Investigations.