Police investigating early morning shooting on Gervais Street

FILE PHOTO of crime scene tape.
FILE PHOTO of crime scene tape.(MGN)
Published: Jul. 5, 2022 at 11:12 AM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - The Columbia Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened early Tuesday morning on Gervais Street.

The incident happened near Social Bar and Lounge in the 900 block of Gervais Street just after 1 a.m. Tuesday. Police found a 21-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the arm/hand area.

Officials say the wound did not appear to be life-threatening and the victim was rendered aid before being taken to the hospital by EMS. No other injuries were reported.

If you have any information, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

This story is developing and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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