Coroner identifies victim fatally shot in University District

Jul 3, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: The Columbus Dispatch

A man was shot to death outside his University District home early today. Franklin County Coroner Jan Gorniak identified the victim as Brian Vura, 29. Columbus police were called at 12:34 a.m. on a reported shooting in the area of Medary Avenue and Clinton Street and found Vura in front of the duplex where he lived at 2435-37 Medary.

Comments

Showing posts 1 - 11 of11
Fay Ye

Elyria, OH

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#1
Jul 4, 2013
 

Judged:

2

1

1

I have known this wonderful young man for years. He was the best of best young men. Had a smile for everyone This is so very sad. we have loss such a wonderful man God Bless his Family.
Big Johnson

Columbus, OH

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#3
Jul 4, 2013
 

Judged:

4

4

4

My comment was inappropriate and I'm sorry.
Woman

Orlando, FL

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#5
Jul 5, 2013
 

Judged:

1

1

mike miller wrote:
<quoted text>
Probably, I sold to him a couple times back in da day.
you guys think it's appropriate to put this man's past business on blast right now? grow up!!! his family and friends are grieving and the last thing they need to read are comments about his alleged indiscretions!?? RIP Brian Vura... I remember you as a great friend/person who was always fun to hang out with!
debra

United States

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#6
Jul 5, 2013
 

Judged:

1

1

I have know brian n his family sense they were little and loved his grandmother dearly and brian was a good kid n man it is a very big loss to many my heart n prayers go out to his family n friends my god rest his soul n bless the family with guidance in healing
Big Johnson

Columbus, OH

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#7
Jul 5, 2013
 
Woman wrote:
<quoted text>
you guys think it's appropriate to put this man's past business on blast right now? grow up!!!
If there is a connection between that man's past business and current state of health, it is entirely appropriate.

I am sure the neighborhood would like to know if there is a random killer in their midst, or if it was just another late-night drug deal gone bad.
nunya

New Orleans, LA

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#8
Jul 8, 2013
 

Judged:

1

1

1

Big Johnson... sounds like you are trying to compensate for something with a name like that. Shame. Shame on you.
yeah now and hey baby

Columbus, OH

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#9
Jul 8, 2013
 
From the comments over on the dispatch he was shot exiting his car. Time for riflemen and riflewomen to mount up and patrol their neighborhood. The perp will be back.
Big Johnson

Columbus, OH

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#10
Jul 8, 2013
 
nunya wrote:
Big Johnson... sounds like you are trying to compensate for something with a name like that.
What do you mean?
Citizen

Fredericktown, OH

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#11
Jul 9, 2013
 

Judged:

1

Big Johnson wrote:
<quoted text>
If there is a connection between that man's past business and current state of health, it is entirely appropriate.
I am sure the neighborhood would like to know if there is a random killer in their midst, or if it was just another late-night drug deal gone bad.
Big Johnson - Mike Miller

I knew Brian and he was not into drugs or anything like that. He was a hard worker who cared about people. His family and friends are hurting right now and this is what you guys say. It was a senseless act of violence that shouldn't have happened. My heart goes out to the people who knew him because they new what kind of person he is.
Big Johnson

Columbus, OH

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#12
Jul 9, 2013
 
Citizen wrote:
<quoted text>
Big Johnson - Mike Miller
I knew Brian and he was not into drugs or anything like that. He was a hard worker who cared about people. His family and friends are hurting right now and this is what you guys say. It was a senseless act of violence that shouldn't have happened. My heart goes out to the people who knew him because they new what kind of person he is.
Sounds to me like he was ambushed. Someone was waiting for him. If you ignore the obvious probabilities then the killer will not get caught.
Citizen

Columbus, OH

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#13
Jul 9, 2013
 
Big Johnson wrote:
<quoted text>
Sounds to me like he was ambushed. Someone was waiting for him. If you ignore the obvious probabilities then the killer will not get caught.
He was ambushed by a coward. That didn't know how his death would affect the people around him. This person will be caught and prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. I hope he tots in prison.

Tell me when this thread is updated: (Registration is not required)

Add to my Tracker Send me an email

Showing posts 1 - 11 of11
Type in your comments below
Name
(appears on your post)
Comments
Characters left: 4000
Type the numbers you see in the image on the right:

Please note by clicking on "Post Comment" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

58 Users are viewing the Columbus Forum right now

Search the Columbus Forum:
Topic Updated Last By Comments
OH Who do you support for Governor in Ohio in 2010? (Oct '10) 4 min Pope Che Reagan Christ I 29,036
Lois Lerner linked to another erased hard drive 1 hr Pope Che Reagan Christ I 46
Xenos Christian Fellowship is a CULT! (Jul '12) 1 hr Logan 818
City Council to consider regulations for Uber, ... 2 hr JessieCups 1
Treating the vermin like vermin 3 hr yeah baby yeah 1
Columbus mayor to DNC: Pick us or lose Ohio 3 hr Reality Speaks 6
U.S. bans flights to Tel Aviv; Ohioans in limbo 4 hr Reality Speaks 4
•••
•••
•••
•••

Columbus Jobs

•••
Enter and win $5000
•••
•••

Columbus People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

•••

Columbus News, Events & Info

Click for news, events and info in Columbus
•••

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]
•••