16-Year Old Detained in Connection with Double Homicide in Columbia
July 6, 2020 7:28PM CDT
Columbia Police have detained a 16-year old male in connection with a shooting that killed two and injured three. The shooting took place in the area of Volunteer Drive and Grace Lane early Sunday morning in Columbia. The suspect has been released to juvenile office authorities on charges of two counts of second-degree murder, two counts armed criminal action, and two counts of unlawful use of a weapon. The investigation into the shooting is still ongoing. Anyone with information in the case is encouraged to contact the Columbia Police Department at 573-874-7652 or Crimestoppers at 573-875-8477 to remain anonymous.