CPD: Woman and 13-year-old accused of presenting firearm at Columbiana Mall

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The Columbia Police Department says a woman and her 13-year-old relative were arrested Tuesday evening, accused of presenting a firearm at patrons at the Columbiana Mall.

Officers say they were dispatched to the mall a little before 7 p.m., and they found La’Kenyatta Moore-Rhodes and the 13-year-old son near the food court. Officers say they found a loaded 9 mm handgun when they searched the teenager. Investigators say Moore-Rhodes initially had the gun and later gave it to the 13-year-old.

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