RCSD investigating April shooting on Mellowood Drive

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Deputies are investigating a shooting that took place last month. Authorities say they responded to the shooting on Mellowood Drive on April 24 around 7:30 p.m. where they found a man shot in the lower body. The victim told deputies he was standing in the yard of the home when a vehicle drove by slowly, and someone inside shot him.

Officials say he was taken to a hospital where he was treated and released. No other injuries were reported, but deputies say there was a large number of people in the area due to a party a few houses down.

If you have any information about this incident, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC or submit a tip online at crimesc.com.

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