Police investigating shots fired in downtown Columbia
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department is investigating a Sunday morning shots fired incident in downtown Columbia.
The Columbia Police Department said officers responded to the 1000 block of Broadway East around 1:30 a.m. CPD Sergeant Bob Dochler said officers discovered a cartridge casing in the area, prompting officers to notify the Criminal Investigations Unit.
Dochler said a man with a gunshot wound to the shoulder arrived at University Hospital a short time later, but was uncooperative with officers. He said the man did not provide a statement as to how he was shot.
Columbia Police officers searched the vehicle that trasnported the man to the hospital and found a bullet in the car's rear floorboard.
The Columbia Police Department encouraged anyone with information can call the Columbia Police Department at 573-874-7652 or Crime Stoppers at 573-875-TIPS to remain anonymous.