Columbia Police responded to a report of shots heard on Dec. 19 at approximately 3:10 p.m. in the 100 block of West Worley Street. During the investigation evidence was found, along with a victim, Chase Hayes, with a gunshot wound.
Emergency medical aid was rendered on the scene and at a local hospital, however, Hayes, 30, of Columbia died as a result of his injuries on Dec. 19. Next of kin has been notified.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to please contact the Columbia Police Department at 573.874.7652 or Crimestoppers at 573.875.TIPS (8477) to remain anonymous.
Case number; 2018-014066
Original Columbia Police press release(s):
Columbia police investigating report of shots heard, victim with life threatening gunshot wound located in 100 block of West Worley Street on Dec. 19