COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The Vista nightclub at the center of a weekend shooting that injured 8 people is no longer open for business.
A Columbia Police spokesperson says that CPD Chief Skip Holbrook made his final decision and has revoked the city-issued business license of the Empire Supper Club, located at 920 Lady Street.
The statement says:
This comes days after the club owner, Joe Stovall, met with Holbrook to discuss the chief's decision to declare the club a public nuisance following the Sept. 16 shooting.
The address where the Empire Supper Club is located has had a troubled history, including other shootings.
In all, CPD arrested four men in connection with this shooting. Sources close to the situation told WIS that the shootout was a result of a music dispute.
Sellers issued a statement late Thursday, saying: