The Columbia Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting in the 7300 block of Patterson Road. The incident occurred before 5 a.m.Friday.

The male victim was shot in the upper body. Investigators are gathering information on the circumstances. If you have tips to aid the case, call Crimestoppers 1-888-CRIME-SC. CPD file photo. 

Categories: Columbia, Richland County

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.