Crime & Courts

Man shot at Columbia McDonald's

One person was injured in a shooting Friday night at a Columbia McDonald's, city police said.

Police responded to a call of a gunshot around 9:40 p.m. at the McDonald's on Wilson Boulevard, according to a statement from police.

A man was shot in the arm as he approached the restaurant, police said. He was transported to Richland Memorial Hospital in stable condition.

Police say a man 18 to 24 years old fired the single gunshot after a fight started inside McDonald's. The bullet went through a plate-glass window and struck the victim outside.

Anyone with knowledge relating to the incident should call the Columbia Police Department at 545-3500 or Crimestopers 1-888-CRIME-SC (274-6372).

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