On Monday, July 29, Columbia Police responded to Furniture Row, 1802 Lake Ridgeway Road, after a passerby observed a suspicious object in the parking lot. Officers arrived and located a deceased male.
With assistance from the Forensic Evidence Team collecting evidence, officers and detectives with the Criminal Investigations Division are working to determine what led to the victim’s death. The identification of the victim has not been released since the next of kin has not been notified. There is no further information as this case is being actively investigated.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to please contact the Columbia Police
Department at 573.874.7652 or CrimeStoppers at 573.875.TIPS to remain anonymous.