Man Arrested after Stray Bullet Strikes Toddler

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – The man wanted in connection to a shooting that left a toddler in critical condition is now behind bars. Wednesday afternoon, 21-year-old Marcus Gantt was arrested at a Columbia home on Lansing Circle. Gantt is a suspected gang member. Police say he ran toward a vehicle by the Colony Apartments on Monday and fired, trying to strike those inside. The incident was captured on surveillance video. A four-year-old girl was hit by a stray bullet while watching TV. She remains in the hospital.

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