Police name victim in fatal shooting at Columbia Mall
COLUMBIA - Police have identified the man accidentally shot and killed at Columbia Mall on Thanksgiving Day.
The Columbia Police Department said 19-year-old Jeffrey Dillon Swope died of his wounds sometime after the shooting. Police did not learn of the death until Monday.
Swope was in a car with someone who was trying to holster a gun when it went off.
It happened in the mall's north parking lot.
Police said no arrests have been made.