Crimestoppers Update | Koon Road Murder Investigation

By August 9, 2018 Press Releases

Columbia Police Department (CPD) officers are investigating the suspicious death from Koon Road earlier this week as a homicide case.

According to an autopsy conducted by the Richland County Coroner’s Office, the female victim identified as Brenda Victoria Jackson died from a gunshot wound to the head.

Brenda Jackson’s photo courtesy of relatives

Jackson’s body was found by citizens outside at the 5800 block of Koon Road on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.

During the course of the investigation, officers have learned that Jackson was seen walking in the area moments before a citizen reported hearing gunfire.

Citizens with information about the circumstances surrounding Jackson’s death are encouraged to contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways:

CALL toll-free, 888-CRIME-SC.

LOG onto:, and click on the red “Submit a tip” tab.

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