Juvenile in custody after shots fired at Columbia McDonald's
COLUMBIA - Police took a juvenile into custody after responding to several shots fired reports at McDonald's on 205 East Business Loop 70.
Officers responding to the scene around 4:30 p.m. Thursday found shell casings in the restaurant's parking lot, according to a press release. They also found a car in the parking lot that was hit by a bullet, but the people inside were not hurt.
Witnesses gave officers a description of the suspect and told them which way the suspect went. Officers found the suspect and made an arrest after a short foot chase.
Officers also found a handgun in the area. According to police, someone had reported it stolen.
Witnesses also said they saw a possible gunshot victim leave the parking lot, but police have not identified a victim yet. Officers continue to investigate.