One injured, another arrested after Northeast Columbia shooting

Derek Canady (Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center)

COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) – One person is behind bars after they allegedly shot and injured a person Sunday night, according to the Richland County Sheriff’s Department.

The shooting happened on the 200 block of Meredith Sq. near Decker Blvd around 11:40 p.m.

When deputies arrived on the scene, they found the victim with a gunshot wound to the upper body. He was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.

Derek Canady was arrested and charged with attempted murder, deputies say Canady shot the victim after a verbal confrontation.

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