Suspect charged in connection with Lady Street murder

Michael Antonio Robinson

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — A suspect has been charged in connection with the shooting death of man that occurred on Lady Street early Saturday morning.

Authorities say 23-year-old Michael A. Robinson is charged with murder.

The victim has been identified by the Richland County Coroner Gary Watts as Rodney Francis II.

Investigators believe the shooting incident was not a random act of violence and stemmed from an argument and fight between the suspect and victim.

Robinson is being held at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.

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