COLUMBUS, GA. (THECOUNT) — Emanul “Squad” Banks has been identified as the Columbus male killed early Thursday morning in a shooting that occurred outside of a Winston Road residence, the Muscogee County coroner said.

Banks, 18, died of injuries suffered from multiple gunshot wounds at 2:12 a.m. in front of the home at 1010 Winston Road, officials said.


Banks was pronounced dead at the scene.

Columbus police detectives were still working the scene after 9 a.m. About 70 police evidence markers were visible in front of the house. source

The homicide remains under investigation.

Banks’ body will be sent to Decatur on Friday for an autopsy by the Georgia Crime Lab.

Anyone with information on the fatal incident is urged to contact police at 911.