Shooting at Douglass Park sends one man to the hospital

2 years 11 months 2 weeks ago Thursday, October 27 2016 Oct 27, 2016 Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:15:00 PM CDT October 27, 2016 in News
By: Anthony Romano, KOMU 8 Reporter and Erin Reynolds, KOMU 8 Digital Reporter
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COLUMBIA — A man is in the hospital after a shooting at Douglass Park Thursday evening. 

The Columbia Police Department responded to reports of gunshots around 6:30 p.m.

When officers arrived, they said they found a man lying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to his upper back. They said he was conscious and breathing.

Officers said there were reports of a suspect heading north of the park, but Sgt. Harlan Hatton said they are not actively searching for a suspect and are "still not completely confident about the events that occurred."







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