A US-based Ghanaian musician based in Columbus Ohio has died after a shooting Thursday evening in north Columbus.
The shooting happened at a parking lot at 1632 Harvester Lane, Columbus Police said. When officers arrived, they found Prince Asare, 31, popularly known as Iam P Biggs Asare had been shot. He was taken to Riverside Methodist Hospital where he died as a result of his injuries. Police arrested Dennis Mensah, 29, and charged him with murder. Investigators say Asare and Mensah became involved in an argument over a car crash that happened in the parking lot.
During the argument, police said Mensah pulled out a gun and shot Asare. He remained at scene after the shooting and surrendered to the responding officers, police said.