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RCSD seeks driver seen leaving area of northeast Columbia shooting

2 men were hospitalized after shooting on Friday, deputies say
Updated: Jan. 11, 2021 at 1:52 PM EST
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - Richland County deputies need your help to identify a truck that was spotted leaving the scene of a shooting that happened on Friday afternoon in northeast Columbia.

It happened at the 100 block of Green Springs Drive, which is off North Brickyard Road between Hardscrabble and Two Notch roads.

When deputies arrived in the area around 2:30 Friday afternoon, they found two men who had been shot in the upper body. The men, according to RCSD, flagged down medical help and were being treated for their injuries. They were later taken to the hospital to receive treatment.

The truck is believed to be a white 90′s style Ford Ranger or a similar model. A witness told authorities there were three people who approached the home before several gunshots were heard in the area. After the shooting, the people were seen leaving in a white truck.

Authorities are searching for the driver of that truck. Deputies believe the driver may have more information about the incident.

If you have any information about the shooting, please contact Crime Stoppers in one of the following ways:

PHONE TIP — Call the toll free number at 1-888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372).

WEB TIP — Go to www.midlandscrimestoppers.com and click “Submit a Tip”.

MOBILE TIP — Download the new P3 Tips app on your Apple or Android Device.

You can provide information anonymously through Midlands Crime Stoppers. Your tip could earn you a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for this crime.

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