UPDATE: Police Say Assault Victim Found off Rangeline
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department confirmed a woman found covered in blood Thursday afternoon is a 34-year-old white female.
An MUPD officer found the woman in the 2900 block of Rangeline Street near Big Bear Blvd at approximately 4:30 p.m. Police said they found a trail of blood leading from where the woman was found to a grassy area close to the street.
Police also said Thursday she was only wearing a t-shirt and undergarments. The incident is being treated as an assault. The woman was taken to a local hospital, and her condition remains unknown. The investigative division of the Columbia Police Department is currently looking into this incident.