Keaton Delvin Hancock of Columbus Obituary – Death
The victim of the fatal Columbus shooting that occurred on Thursday, September 9, 2021 has been identified by authorities. The Columbus Police Department responded to a distress call about a gunshot victim around 2:00am on Thursday morning at 1100 block of Martin Luther King Jr Dr. When officers got to the scene of the shooting, they met the victim who had been shot multiple times. The victim has been identified as 21 year old Keaton Delvin Hancock of Columbus.
The victim however did not survive the ordeal as he succumbed to the gunshot wounds and died. Hancock’s next of kin has been notified of his death and investigations are still ongoing. The Columbus Police Department has requested that anyone with valuable information as regards the case is urged to come forward as the case is now being investigated as murder and the suspect is currently at large.
The contact numbers for the agencies are 979)732-3351 or the Colorado County Crime Stoppers at 866-522- 8477. Tips to Crime Stoppers can be made anonymous, but the information provided, must assist Law Enforcement in the apprehension of the Suspect.
There is no news yet from the family concerning funeral arrangements or visitation time. Nothing prepares a person for the loss of a loved one and so at a dire time like this, we extend our warmest condolences to the family of the deceased.
Tributes and condolences
“Please don’t let this go unsolved!!! He meant no harm to anyone!!! The sweetest young man!!! He deserves justice!!!”
Susie Hernandez Morales
“This is sad and unacceptable this is such a small town for this to be happening. CPD needs to stay alert something is not right !! My sincere condolences for the family 🙏🏼”
“PRAYING FOR A HEALING HANCOCK FAMILY IN THE NAME OF JESUS AMEN, AMEN”