COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The Richland County Sheriff’s Department says they are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at the Red Roof Inn at 7431 Nates Road on Thursday night. At approximately 11:30 p.m., deputies say they responded to reports of a shooting. At the scene, officials say they discovered a man in a motel room who had been shot in the lower body.
Deputies say the man was taken to a local hospital where he died as a result of his injuries.
The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information about this incident, deputies ask that you submit a tip to Crimestoppers at crimesc.com. Your tip could earn you a cash reward if it leads to an arrest.