Three men dead after shooting Sunday, Richland deputies investigating

COLUMBIA (WOLO)– UPDATE: The Richland County Sheriff’s Department says an investigation has determined that the three men were involved in a drug deal and robbery when they exchanged gunfire with each other. Deputies say no charges will be filed in the case.

Three men are dead after a shooting Sunday on the 700th block of Zimalcrest Drive.

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department were called to the scene shortly before 6:00pm, when they found two deceased men outside with gunshot wounds. Police say a third man with gunshot wounds was found and transported to the hospital where he died.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the incident should contact Crime Stoppers at

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