Man killed in Monday night shooting identified

Dixie Street., Monday 5 August.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH) - A 35-year-old Irmo man has been identified as the victim of a Monday night shooting in the Eau Claire neighborhood of Columbia.

Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said Mandell V. Glover of Sweethorne Circle in Irmo died of a gunshot to the head.

The Richland County Sheriff's Department says an argument sparked the shooting.

Sgt. Curtis Wilson from the Richland County Sheriffs Department said around 9:00 Monday night, four men were arguing near the intersection of and Woodbrier and Dixie Streets. All of the men knew each other. Soon the argument turned violent. One of the men involved in the argument began shooting.

By the time the shooting was over, Glover was found dead at the scene and another victim was sent to an area hospital with bullet wounds.

Sgt. Wilson said Tuesday, the suspects in the shooting have been identified, but he did not release their names.