Man, 72, charged with fatally shooting granddaughter, 19

Ohio man, 72, charged with fatally shooting granddaughter, 19

Columbus police say 72-year-old Booker Moody didn’t realize he was shooting at his granddaughter when he fired through the window and struck 19-year-old Jordan Williams.

The shooting was reported around 11 p.m. Wednesday. Williams was found on the lawn of the home and taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

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Police say officers initially treated the scene as an active shooter situation and SWAT was called to the home.

Court and jail records show Moody later was arrested on a charge of murder. The online records don’t show an attorney for him.

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