Columbia Police Searching for Suspect after Assault with Gun
COLUMBIA - Columbia Police are searching for a suspect after a Monday night assault with a gun.
Columbia Police said at 11:42 p.m. Monday, shots were fired at Ultra Mart Convenience Store in the 2100 block of Paris Road. Officers found a 20-year-old male who suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound in his torso. The victim was transported to a local area hospital. The victim's name was not released.
CPD does not have a suspect description at this time. Officers recovered evidence at the scene of the shooting.
The investigation is ongoing.