Richland County Coroner identifies victim of Friday shooting
Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has released the name of the individual who died as a result of a shooting incident that occurred Friday at approximately 4: 20 p.m. The incident occurred at the intersection of Leesburg and Patterson Roads, Columbia.
Deangelo Prometheus Henderson, 20, of Hickory Ridge Road, Columbia, was transported from the scene by Richland County EMS and taken to Palmetto Health Richland Memorial Hospital ER where he died at 5:15 p.m. An autopsy indicated the cause of death was due to gunshot wounds to the torso.
The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the incident.