Monday evening shooting leaves 17-year-old in hospital

Monday evening shooting leaves on in the hospital

COLUMBIA (WACH)â??The Richland County Sheriffâ??s Department is investigating a Monday evening shooting that has left a 17-year-old in the hospital.

According to RCSD Spokesman Curits Wilson, Monday night, around 11:30, a man approached a car near Blair Road and Aster Street in Columbia, and fired â??multiple shotsâ?? into it, striking the victim, who was inside, in the â??upper body.â?? There were two females also in the car, however, they were unharmed.

Investigators are working to determine who the suspect was, and what lead to the shooting. The victimâ??s condition is unknown at this time.

If you have any information, please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME SC.