Female Charged with Attempted Murder

By August 15, 2019 Press Releases

Columbia Police Department (CPD) investigators have arrested a 23-year-old female in connection with an attempted murder investigation.

Marissa Banks (DOB: 12-29-1995) turned her in to CPD officers on Tuesday and was charged with Attempted Murder and Hit and Run with Great Bodily Injury. She remains housed at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center (ASGDC).

After an argument on August 12, 2019, Banks is accused of hitting a female acquaintance with a vehicle while at 1101 Buckner Road.

As a result, the victim suffered from broken bones to her lower body and is still hospitalized.  Banks is accused of leaving the scene after the crime.

All persons arrested/charged are presumed innocent until or unless proven guilty in a court of law.