Columbia S.C. (WACH) -- A 10-year-old boy is shot in the leg while sleeping.
It happened around 2:30 Saturday morning at the Hammond Village apartment complex on Marlboro Road.
According to the Columbia Police Department several adults were arguing at a first floor apartment unit when officers say a man on the first floor unit raised a gun in the air and shot through the ceiling where a the young boy was sleeping. The boy's injuries did not appear to be life threatening.
Authorities say a suspect has been identified and charges are pending.
The investigation is ongoing.