Columbia Police officers responded to the 2700 block of Paris Road in reference to reports of shots fired at approximately 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 31.
Officers arrived and immediately began canvassing the area for evidence. During the investigation, officers located one victim who sustained life-threatening gunshot wounds and was transported to a local emergency room for advanced medical treatment. Columbia Police, with the assistance of a CPD K-9 began searching for any suspect(s) involved. No suspect(s) was located.
At this time there is no description of the suspect to provide. Detectives are actively investigating this incident.
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 2019-013780