According to NBC4i, A Columbus police officer who shot a man seen running away after a traffic stop Sunday was involved in a similar shooting just months earlier.

The details came out Monday as Columbus police released body camera footage of the incident.

About 3 p.m. Sunday, officers stopped a car on the South Side near the intersection of Stanley and Wilson avenues. A man inside, 66-year-old Michael Cleveland, got out shortly after being approached and began running away. Officer Joshua Ohlinger gave chase, first pulling his Taser before dropping it and unholstering his gun.

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