Details are limited, but the shooting happened Saturday night at 221 Skyland Drive, according to the Columbia Police Department. Thats just off Greystone Boulevard and Interstate 126 near the Broad River.
There were two victims, police said. Additional details about the shooting, including what prompted it and any arrests, were not immediately available.
It was the first of two deadly overnight shootings in Richland County. Just after 4:30 a.m., one person was killed and another injured in a shooting off Parklane Road near Two Notch Road.
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – The Columbia Police Department is investigating a shooting where two people were killed Saturday.
The shooting happened at 221 Skyland Drive and investigators worked through the night as a part of their investigation, police said.
Heres the scene on Skyland Drive after two people were shot and killed last night. Neighbors say they heard the shots around 10pm last night and saw someone running down the street. @wis10 pic.twitter.com/4pqi0MfsDO
The victims have not been identified and no suspect description was given by police. Police did confirm that the 2 killed were a man and a woman.
#CPDSCInvestigates: Fatal shooting at 221 Skyland Drive last night. Two victims. Several investigators responded to the scene & worked through the night. We will provide updates as additional info becomes available. The Coroners Office is assisting #CPDSC. pic.twitter.com/w2T9CI3S9M