Columbia Police officers responded to the 400 block of Clinkscales Rd. on Tuesday, Aug. 25 at approximately 3:30 a.m., for a report of shots fired.
Officers arrived and located one victim, an 18-year-old male who had been shot. During the investigation, officers located shell casings near the victim. An ambulance was called to assist, and it transported the victim to a local hospital for medical care.
There is no suspect information to provide at this time. This is an ongoing investigation by the Criminal Investigations Division (CID). There are no further details to provide at this time.
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Case number 2020-00777