One person injured in shooting off I-70
COLUMBIA - One person was injured Friday afternoon in a shooting off of I-70 westbound near mile marker 125, according to the Columbia Police Department.
A suspect in a vehicle fired multiple shots at the victim, hitting an 18-year-old male in the leg.
The suspect's vehicle drove off and the victim's car pulled over to the side of the road. There were two 18-year-old males and one 17-year-old female in the car at the time. A passerby gave the victims a ride to a nearby hospital.
The gunshot victim suffered non-life threatening injuries and has been released from the hospital.
The investigation was still ongoing as of Friday night.