COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) – The Columbia, South Carolina Police Department are investigating a lethal shooting of a man in Columbia March 5, 2022.
Columbia police reported that the shooting occurred in the 1700 block of Van Heise Street.
Since the shooting happened in the home town of InVest USA, founder/CEO Michael Letts is particularly concerned, and is urging anyone with information to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.
1.) What are the circumstances behind this shooting?
A.) Anytime there is a death, the first responders/ law enforcement officers must secure the scene, and not tamper or contaminate the evidence left behind.
2.) Were any law enforcement officers shot, or wounded in this circumstance?
A.) There were no officer involved shootings in this instanced.
3.) Do the officers have the proper Active shooter vest needed ?
A.) The Columbia Police Department is typical of most agencies in that most officers have a conceable vest, but not an Active Shooter vest.
4.) How can we support officers at Columbia Police Department and across America?
A.) Visit our website ….www.investusa.org for a list of options you can do to ” protect those who protect us”!