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Teen arrested in connection with Columbia shooting

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Friday (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center) Friday (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center)
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

A 17-year-old was arrested and charged with attempted murder after a shooting Thursday night. 

Police say Rodney Friday is accused of shooting a man in the 100 block of Gingeroot Way around 9 p.m.

Witnesses told police that a large group began to argue when Friday allegedly approached the crowd and fired shots at the victim.

The victim was transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries, police said.

Friday was taken to the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center on charges including attempted murder, unlawful carry of a firearm, possession of a firearm by person under the age of 21, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.

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