Man arrested after girlfriend shot in the leg
COLUMBIA - Columbia Police arrested a 31-year-old man Thursday night after he allegedly shot his girlfriend while on drugs.
Police arrived at the home on Clark Lane around 10 o'clock, where they found the victim with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to her leg. She was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
Officers said Shawn Sweezer was under the influence of methamphetamine when he shot the victim. They arrested Sweezer on suspicion of domestic assault and being a felon with a gun, as well as two outstanding warrants. His cash only bond is set at $10,000.