CPD

The Columbia Police Department notified the public of a shooting that occurred at the Waverly Women's Health Center (1228 Harden Street) around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. 

The location of the shooting is near the corner of Harden and Gervais streets.

According to CPD, a 35-year-old female has been taken to a local hospital with injuries to the upper body.

UPDATE: Columbia Police Chief Skip Holbrook said the suspect is Brandon Wise. He is described as a 36-year-old black male. According to Holbrook, he fled the scene in an SUV which was found abandoned. Officers are actively searching for Wise, who Holbook said should be considered armed and dangerous. 

More updates will be provided when available.

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