Deputies Man shot while walking away from confrontation

Wille Green Jr

COLUMBIA (WACH) -A conversation over money leads to a shooting Thursday night.

Richland County Deputies said around 10 p.m. on Garners Ferry Road a man approached another person demanding for money to be returned.

Deputies said the victim told the man no money was owed and walked away.

That's when investigators said the victim heard a gunshot and ran.

Lt. Curtis Wilson said the victim went to a nearby convenience store and discovered they had been grazed by a bullet and called police.

Wilson said deputies located Wilbert "Willie" Green Jr a few blocks away.

Investigators said the victim made a positive ID of Green and he was transported to the Alvin S. Glen Detention Center.