One dead after shooting in Columbia

One dead after shooting in Columbia
The shooting happened on Devoe Drive, in a neighborhood off Two Notch Road near Columbia Place Mall. (Source: WIS)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - Police are investigating after a shooting in Columbia left one person dead.

Officials with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department say deputies were called to the 200 block of Devoe Drive around 2:40 a.m. Tuesday, April 6, for reports of a man being shot. That’s in a neighborhood off Two Notch Road near Columbia Place Mall.

According to deputies, they found a man with a gunshot wound in his lower body when they arrived to the location. The victim was rushed to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Officials have not yet identified him.

Police say this is an ongoing investigation and additional information will be released as it becomes available.

Officials urge anyone with information about the shooting to submit a tip to Crime Stoppers at crimesc.com. All tips will remain anonymous.

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