CPD: Officer involved in shooting; suspect dead

COLUMBIA (WACH)-A Columbia Police officer was involved in a Saturday evening shooting.

According to police spokeswoman Jennifer Timmons, at approximately 8 p.m police officers were called to a home in the 5800 block of Conveyor Street off of Farrow Road.

Police responded to a report about a man with a gun. When officers arrived they found a man with a gun at the back of the home.

The suspect confronted officers and the officers felt threatend and shot the suspect.