Columbia Police Department (CPD) investigators are making significant progress regarding a fatal overnight shooting at an apartment complex.
Officers were dispatched to 7311 Patterson Road shortly before 4:30 a.m. and discovered the male victim outside of a residence with gunshot wounds to the upper body. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has identified the victim as 25-year-old Michael Brice. Ballistic evidence was collected at the scene.
Citizens with information about the incident are encouraged to contact CRIMESTOPPERS in any of the following ways:
CALL toll-free, 888-CRIME-SC.
LOG onto: www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the red “Submit a tip” tab.
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