Columbia Man Arrested After Shots Fired

4 years 3 weeks 20 hours ago March 01, 2013 Mar 1, 2013 Friday, March 01 2013 Friday, March 01, 2013 9:11:00 AM CST in News
Source: KOMU Staff
By: KOMU 8 News

COLUMBIA - A 25-year-old Columbia man is arrested on multiple charges, including an unlawful use of a weapon charge, after the Columbia Police responded to shots fired on Elm Grove Drive Thursday evening. 

The Columbia Police Department released a statement saying the passenger of a Jeep Cherokee, Brock Griffith, fired two shots from a handgun. The report says the shots were fired into the air, and no one was injured.  

When the police arrived, Griffith took off running until police caught him and found a loaded, stolen hand gun in Griffith's pocket. The gun was stolen from a Columbia Police Department case in 2009. 

Griffith is being held on bond for stolen property, resisting arrest, concealing a firearm, unlawful use of a weapon and posession of drug paraphernalia. 

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