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Man arrested after shooting near Applebee's, Smashburger

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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

Columbia Police have arrested one person and are looking for others involved in a shooting incident near two restaurants on Devine Street Wednesday night.

Police say 24-year-old Carveea Bernard Washington has been charged with unlawful carrying of a pistol and pointing and presenting a firearm. Also pending is a charge of discharging a firearm in city limits.

Police say shots were fired in between parking lots for Applebee's and Smashburger just after 9 p.m. The restaurants are in the 4500 block of Devine Street.

Investigators believe the incident happened between at least two people, but have not determined if anybody was injured.

Police continue to question witnesses and search for clues. If you know anything that can help investigators, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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