Richland County shooting sends man to hospital

March 15, 2014 

— Richland County authorities are investigating a shooting Saturday night that sent a man to the hospital.

The shooting occurred on the 200 block of Heron Glen Drive around 9 p.m., sheriff’s department spokesman Curtis Wilson said. The northeast Columbia neighborhood sits between Farrow Road and Clemson Road.

The victim, a male, was found shot in the upper body outside a house. He sustained what are believed to be non-life-threatening injuries, Wilson said.

If you have information about the circumstances surrounding the Saturday night shooting, please contact call CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC, text CRIMES (274637) and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC” followed by the tip information, or log onto www.midlandscrimestoppers.com and click on the red “Submit a tip” tab.

-- Rachael Myers Lowe

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