SUSPECT: Nasear Smith
Description: Male/Black, 23, 6’0” 178lbs., Black Hair, Brown Eyes
Case Number: 2021 CR A 006282
Nasear Smith is being sought for Murder. On, May 10, 2021, at 12:36am, Columbus Police officers were dispatched to 1750 Kenmore Rd. on a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located one victim who was leaving the area in a vehicle as they were arriving. Officers removed the victim from the vehicle and discovered that he was suffering from a gunshot wound. He was then transported to a local hospital in stable condition. Officers then located 23-year-old Derek Hoston lying in a parking lot suffering from an apparent gunshot injury. Hoston was transported to Riverside Hospital in critical condition, where he eventually succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at 1:29am.