Police respond to shooting in North Columbia
COLUMBIA - Two men were injured in North Columbia after a shooting on Ballenger Lane at approximately 1:20 p.m. Sunday afternoon, according to the Columbia Police Department.
Officers responded to a call for shots heard in 2100 block of Ballenger Lane. The two male victims sustained non-life threatening injuries from the gunshots, according to a press release.
Police said both victims were transported by ambulance for medical treatment.
One victim is currently at a Columbia hospital, according to the victim's stepmother. The stepmother thinks he will be okay. The stepmother did not want to disclose her name.