Man shot in car on Fourth Avenue, police say

Tuesday, August 21, 2012 | 5:12 p.m. CDT; updated 10:05 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, August 21, 2012
Officer Scott Lenger of the Columbia Police Department speaks on his radio as a vehicle with bullet holes is towed from the scene of a shooting Tuesday afternoon on Fourth Avenue* near Garth Avenue. Police report one victim in the shooting while the suspect is at large.

An updated version of this article with additional details has been posted.

COLUMBIA — A man was shot in the upper body in a passenger car on Fourth Avenue between Providence Road and Garth Avenue earlier today, according to Sgt. Jill Schlude. The Missourian will update this report when information becomes available.

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