Shots Fired From Car East of Columbia
COLUMBIA - Boone County sheriff's deputies are investigating a shots fired incident that occurred Friday morning.
Around 3:30 a.m. near the intersection of East St. Charles Road and Clark Lane, a 24 year-old man told deputies he had passed a slow moving car and heard gunfire. Deputies found a bullet hole in the victims vehicle and multiple shell casings in the surrounding roadway.
The victim had three women in the car at the time of the shooting. Two women fled the scene before deputies arrived.
The suspects vehicle is believed to be an older dark colored car, possibly a Toyota, according to the victim.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call (573) 875-TIPS.