Police release victims' names in deadly shooting in Portsmouth, Ohio

Police say the shooting occurred about 2:30 a.m. Saturday at the Columbia Theatre Bar in the 800 block of Gallia Street in Portsmouth in which one man died another was injured. (MGN Online)

The Portsmouth Police Department has released the names of the victims in a shooting that injured one person and killed another.

Seth U. Burdette, 27, of Portsmouth, Ohio, died Saturday, according to a news release from police. Zachary D. Mahone, 32, of Portsmouth was injured in the shooting.

Police said the shooting occurred about 2:30 a.m. Saturday at the Columbia Theatre Bar in the 800 block of Gallia Street in Portsmouth. Police said the two men were shot. Burdette was taken to St. Mary's Medical Center in Huntington where he was pronounced dead. Mahone was taken to Southern Ohio Medical Center and later transported to Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. His condition is unknown at this time.

Police said the investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call the Portsmouth Police Detective Division at 740-354-1600 or 740-353-4101.

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