Ballenger Lane shooting injures two people

9 months 4 days 16 hours ago Sunday, November 11 2018 Nov 11, 2018 Sunday, November 11, 2018 4:21:00 PM CST November 11, 2018 in News
By: Caroline Watkins, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
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COLUMBIA - Two men were injured in North Columbia after a shooting on Ballenger Lane at approximately 1:20 p.m. Sunday afternoon, according to the Columbia Police Department. 

Officers responded to a call for shots heard in 2100 block of Ballenger Lane. The two male victims sustained non-life threatening injuries from the gunshots, according to a press release.

Police said both victims were transported by ambulance for medical treatment.

One victim is currently at a Columbia hospital, according to the victim's stepmother. The stepmother thinks he will be okay. The stepmother did not want to disclose her name. 

No suspect information is available at this time.
The police department has been dispatched to Ballenger Lane for shots heard or shots fired calls at least five times this year.

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