On 12/11/17 at 3:37 a.m., officers were dispatched to a suspicious person in the 1900 block of Lasso Circle. Officers arrived on scene and found a male subject unconscious and not breathing. Officers on scene rendered aid to the male until medical personnel arrived on scene and pronounced the male dead.
Columbia Police Department Detectives and the Forensic Evidence Unit were called to the 1900 block of Lasso Circle to gather information and process the crime scene. The identification of the male victim has not been released since his next of kin has not been notified. There is no suspect information to release at this time. The investigation is ongoing.
If anyone has any information about this incident, please contact the Columbia Police Department or Crimestoppers at (573)875-TIPS to remain anonymous.