Columbia Police Investigating Two Crimes Within 90 Minutes

3 years 9 months 4 weeks ago July 26, 2013 Jul 26, 2013 Friday, July 26 2013 Friday, July 26, 2013 2:24:00 PM CDT in News
By: Cristina Alexander, KOMU 8 News Reporter
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COLUMBIA - Police tell KOMU 8 News a man broke into a Columbia woman's apartment Friday. The woman told Columbia Police a man woke the woman up and touched her sexually. The crime is one of two within an hour of each other.

Columbia Police responded to the woman's call at 4:25 a.m. on the 1200 block of E Walnut Street. The woman told police the man immediately left the apartment after putting on his shorts.

The victim said she left her door unlocked and could not provide further description of the suspect.

Police are also looking into a shots fired incident where they said someone fired five rounds into an empty car on the corner of Appalachian Drive and Altai Drive. Police responded to the incident at 5:53 a.m.

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