Contact: Sgt Joe Bernhard
Public Relations Unit/Mounted Unit Supervisor
COLUMBIA POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOOTING ON RICE ROAD
On 02-02-14, at 10:09 P.M., Officers were dispatched to a local area
hospital in reference to 2 male gunshot victims, both approximately 30
years old. The victims had been brought to the hospital by a privately
owned vehicle. The initial investigation revealed the two victims were shot
in the 5000 block of Rice Road during a disturbance by a suspect known to
them. The victims are in stable condition and being treated for their injuries.
No suspect information or further details are available at this time. The
investigation is active and on-going.
If you have any information about this shooting please contact the
Columbia Police Department, non-emergency number 573-442-6131 or
Crime Stoppers at 573-875-TIPS (8477) to remain anonymous.