One male subject has been transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries after a report of a home invasion in the 1300 block of Dawn Ridge Road.
At 12:12 p.m. today, Boone County Joint Communications received a call regarding a home invasion with a gun in the 1300 block of Dawn Ridge Road. Upon officers' arrival, they located two male subjects inside a residence in the area. One of the male subjects had sustained a gunshot wound to his lower abdomen. The male was transported by Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Officers detained the second male for questioning. There were no further reported injuries as a result of this incident. Patrol officers, a K-9 Unit, Criminal Investigation detectives, and the Forensic Evidence Team responded to the scene.
The Criminal Investigations Division is actively investigating the incident. If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact the Columbia Police Department at (573) 874-7652, or call CrimeStoppers at (573) 875-TIPS (8477) to remain anonymous.