Teen suspect arrested in Harbison Gardens Apartments shooting

Jentry McCombs, 19
Jentry McCombs, 19(Columbia Police Department)
Published: Aug. 4, 2022 at 3:53 PM EDT
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - The Columbia Police Department (CPD) said Thursday a teenage suspect is in custody on attempted murder charges.

Jentry McCombs, 19, is charged with Attempted Murder, Unlawful Carrying of a Weapon and Possession of a Weapon during a Violent Crime.

On June 17, McCombs is accused of arguing with a 15-year-old victim while at 401 Columbiana Dr. The victim was shot in the leg at the Harbison Gardens Apartments and did not receive a life-threatening injury.

CPD said both teens knew each other and the cause of the shooting is under investigation. Ballistic evidence was recovered from the scene.

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